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The Cairngorms in a nutshell

Published by Rebecca Field March 29, 2016

The Cairngorms National Park is home to some of Scotland’s most prominent and famous peaks, the Cairngorms. For those visiting Scotland, the national park is […]

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hiking in Assynt

Why travel?

Published by Rebecca Field February 15, 2016

Why travel? This is the question asked by far and few between, yet still questioned. For those who are more comfortable at home and don’t enjoy […]

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Assynt

Scotland doesn’t have real mountains?

Published by Rebecca Field February 1, 2016

Now you may have heard or even believe the rumour floating around that Scotland’s mountains aren’t considered real mountains. Well we are here to put […]

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Guided hiking in the Cairngorms

August 2015: Top images from the Cairngorms

Published by Andy Bateman September 9, 2015

July and August are the height of our season and this year we’ve been busier than ever, which does of course have its plus points; […]

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when to come to the cairngorms

When to come to the Cairngorms

Published by Andy Bateman September 9, 2014

When to come to the Cairngorms? You may not have much freedom of choice when it comes to picking the dates for your holiday. However, if […]

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bears in Scotland

Urban myth: Bears in Scotland

Published by Rebecca Field June 18, 2014

Top travel stories: Myths about Scotland Are there bears in Scotland? You might be forgiven for wondering if there are bears in Scotland, if you […]

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High Mountain Wildlife (2): Wheatear

Published by Andy Bateman May 7, 2014

Birdwatching near Aviemore: High  Mountain Wildlife : The Wheatear   Photo credit: Andy Morffew   If you go birdwatching near Aviemore, you’re bound to want […]

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Birdwatching in the Cairngorms: High Mountain Wildlife (1)

Published by Andy Bateman April 29, 2014

Birdwatching in the Cairngorms: the Ring Ouzel Wildlife of the High Cairngorms (1) Birdwatching in the Cairngorms: Ring Ouzel Though we don’t claim to be […]

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Hogmanay Scotland

Why is it called Hogmanay?

Published by Rebecca Field December 19, 2013

Why do we say Hogmanay in Scotland? Most Scots don’t question the origins of Hogmanay, just as you wouldn’t question the traditions associated with any […]

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