How would you like to spend Scotland weekend breaks? Whether you are interested in historic sites, wildlife, first class events or a touch of Royalty, this beautiful country can deliver and with the variety of accommodation on offer, you can do it on a budget too.
Edinburgh is high on the list of Scotland weekend break destinations, and it's easy to see why. The city is compact and well connected transport wise and there are exciting attractions to explore. Take in the world famous Royal Mile, explore Edinburgh Castle and see giant pandas and koalas at Edinburgh Zoo.
A warm welcome is assured on the largest island of the Inner Hebrides, which you can reach by the Skye Bridge or via several ferry ports. Delve into the history of Dunvegan Castle, take part in water sports, or visit the Skye Museum Of Island Life.
The capital of the Highlands comes alive for the Red Hot Highland Fling to see in the New Year in style. Expect plenty of music and fireworks at this family friendly celebration. Don't forget to learn the words to Auld Lang Syne before the bells at midnight.
Check out some of the different ways you can experience the best of Scottish cuisine and quench your thirst with their famous whiskey. Taste or cook your dinner for a great culinary experience.
Don't just eat a meal, learn how to cook it as well at the Nick Nairn Cook School in Port Menteith, Stirling. Brush up on your cooking skills and take part in classes covering all kinds of cuisine, you might even be taught by Nick himself. Day long and 3 hour classes are available,with self catering cabins available on the Lochend estate.
At The Scotch Whiskey Experience in Edinburgh you can combine whiskey with Scottish cuisine in one memorable experience. The Scotch Whiskey Experience includes child friendly exhibits and a three course meal in the Amber Restaurant.
Glasgow is often celebrated for its vibrant food and drink scene, and one of the best ways to experience it is on a walking tour. Eat Walk Glasgow offers afternoon and evening tours through the historic city, with food and drink tastings at some carefully chosen restaurants, shops and bars.