Highlands & Loch Ness

Glen Coe, Highlands
Glen Coe, Highlands

I’ve been told so much of the beauty of the highlands but I’ve always heard people’s comments with some skepticism. I thought that after my adventures in Norway and Iceland I could no longer be impressed by nature wonders. Well, I’m glad I was wrong and I’m glad I took this tour to the highlands despite of the awful weather which by the way cursed me during my entire stay in Scotland. I have never seen such a cold place like this in the summer.

On the road
On the road
Scottish Highland Cow
Scottish Highland Cow

A stop in Glen Coe is absolutely necessary. This landscapeĀ is considered one of the most spectacular and beautiful places in Scotland.

Glen Coe, Highlands
Glen Coe, Highlands
Glen Coe, Highlands
Glen Coe, Highlands
Glen Coe, Highlands
Glen Coe, Highlands
Bagpiper  in Glen Coe
Bagpiper in Glen Coe

After seeing these breathtaking views on the road we arrived at Loch Ness and at the Urquhart Castle.

Urquhart Castle
Urquhart Castle
Urquhart Castle
Urquhart Castle

After visiting the ruins of the castle we had the opportunity of taking a cruise in Loch Ness.

Loch Ness
Loch Ness

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After a taste of Nessie’s beer it’s time to go back to Edinburgh. Now I’m truly in love with Scotland!

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