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Inside Background
The Scottish Highlands have a very long and proud history, and the culture has...
Last edited: June 16, 2008
Scotland, in general, is a safe place to visit. If you are in the Highlands...
Last edited: August 31, 2006
It's hard to say exactly what the weather will be like in the Scottish...
Last edited: August 31, 2006
Inside Transportation
You will have no problem getting to the Scottish Highlands. You can fly to...
Last edited: January 24, 2016
Getting around the Scottish Highlands is not too difficult. There are three...
Last edited: August 31, 2006
Because the Scottish Highlands encompass such a large area, it is hard to...
Last edited: August 31, 2006
There are taxis at every airport, bus and train terminal, and ferry landing...
Last edited: August 31, 2006
Inside Things to Do
Fèis an Eilein ~ The Skye Festival 12 to 26 July 2008 is a festival on the Isle...
Last edited: June 16, 2008
Though the Scottish Highlands cover a lot of land, as well as numerous town and...
Last edited: August 31, 2006
The Scottish Highlands are an outdoorsman's paradise. You can do literally...
Last edited: January 13, 2010
Dunnet Head is not far from John O’Groats in the far north of Scotland and...
Last edited: April 12, 2012
The main thing that the locals do at night in the Highlands is go to pubs and...
Last edited: June 16, 2008
For connoisseurs of the worlds best whisky, a trip to The Queen of the...
Last edited: August 23, 2013
Capital of the Highlands, Inverness is an excellent touring base with good...
Last edited: January 30, 2007
The Birks is a must walk for children - there is a lot to see and do: large...
Last edited: December 31, 2008
Located in Strathpeffer's old Victorian railway station, the Highland Museum of...
Last edited: February 12, 2010
Inside Dining Scene
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Inside United Kingdom: For Foreign Visitors
Currency The currency of the United Kingdom is the Pound Sterling (£).  In...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
The United Kingdom is not part of the Schengen passport-free travel area which...
Last edited: April 12, 2015
The Emergency Numbers in the UK are 999 or 112. The operator will ask which...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
The first thing that visitors from outside the United Kingdom...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
FIRE, POLICE, AMBULANCE, COASTGUARD, MOUNTAIN and CAVE RESCUE (emergency only...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
Tipping Context  Tipping is not always expected in the UK in the way it is in...
Last edited: June 03, 2016
From 6th November 2006 until further notice, strict rules regarding liquids...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
In all cases, for hiring a car you will need a valid credit card, preferably...
Last edited: July 07, 2016
For most foreign visitors the British drive on "the wrong side" of the road...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
If you Google for "eating out in Britain" you will find lots of tourism...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
Christmas is just 5 weeks away and it is the best time to travel amazing...
Last edited: November 22, 2013
Before you learn to drive or ride a new vehicle make sure you know about the...
Last edited: September 14, 2015
Motorway Service Areas are leased out to various operators, mostly companies...
Last edited: October 06, 2010
The UK postal service is known as Royal Mail. Royal Mail Group Ltd is the...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
Sleeper Trains link London with various Scottish cities and the South-West...
Last edited: June 03, 2015
So, you've planned to visit the UK, do a bit of driving while you're here and...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
For the Dutch: Tapping the side of the forehead in the UK means you are stupid...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
The United Kingdom's railway network is the oldest in the world, having existed...
Last edited: June 11, 2015
Great Britain invented the train with the first passenger service opening...
Last edited: April 25, 2015
Here are a few Apps for use with various SmartPhone and Tablet devices around...
Last edited: March 04, 2016
Winnie the Pooh, Alice in Wonderland, Thomas the Tank Engine, The Hobbit...
Last edited: December 21, 2015
Some people find that travelling without a car in the UK is simple.  All you...
Last edited: May 24, 2015
With nearly 200,000km of well-maintained footpaths, one of the best ways to see...
Last edited: July 24, 2012