The Storr - a hill in Scotland on a cloudy day

13 Books Set in Scotland That Everyone Should Read

Get ready to be whisked away to the beautiful Scottish landscape and historical cities with these 13 books set in Scotland. From stories dating back to the Jacobite Rebellion. From stories of accused witches to stories of travelling throughout time in Scotland. These books about Scotland will transport you to the hauntingly beautiful hills and valleys of Scotland. 13 Books …

Plague Doctor in the Spooky Streets of Edinburgh ready to go down to the underground city of Mary King's Close to help plague victims

Mary King’s Close – Edinburgh’s Plague Infested Underground Street

Deep beneath Edinburgh’s Royal Mile sits a dark secret. A narrow alleyway that was once rife with the plague is buried underground Edinburgh’s City Chambers. Mary King’s Close was located in the center of Edinburgh’s Old Town during the 17th century. The close was named in 1630 after Mary King, a fabric merchant who built her own business after her …

Glasgow Hydro is one of the reasons to move to Glasgow Scotland

16 Reasons You Should Move to Glasgow Scotland

If you are thinking about moving to Scotland and can’t decide where you want to live, here are 16 reasons you should move to Glasgow. 16 Reasons You Should Move to Glasgow Friendly People – People Make Glasgow One of Glasgow’s slogans is “People Make Glasgow,” and it is completely correct. People are friendly all over Scotland, but there is …

The Shambles in York England at night

The 7 Best Ghost Tours in York England

York is one of the best cities to visit if you love ghosts and dark history. The medieval city has over 2000 years of history, and going on one of the best ghost tours in York, England, will make your trip extra spooky. As one of the most haunted cities in the UK, York’s ancient streets have some of the …

Skyline of Edinburgh Scotland

28 Unusual Things to do in Edinburgh

If you are looking for unusual things to do in Edinburgh, you have come to the right place. This is a list of actual off the beaten path things to do in Edinburgh. You won’t find any super touristy locations that pretend to be unusual on this list (okay, there is one, but it has a good reason to be …