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Scottish Summer Festivals 2018 (July & August)

This is the second part of our blog series on the very best Summer festivals going on in Scotland in 2018. If you haven’t already, why not check out or previous article on Scottish Summer festivals happening in May and June? Featured image credit: Ian Woodhead The summer holiday months of July and August are packed […]
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Scottish summer festivals 2018 (May & June)

Everyone knows about the Edinburgh International Festival and all its brothers and sisters – the Fringe, the Military Tattoo and so on. But Scotland has plenty of other festivals on offer, right through the summer, many of them in wonderfully scenic locations with great campsites nearby. We’ve put together a list of great festivals happening in […]
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Accommodation for the Celtman Triathlon

The Celtman! triathlon is one of the toughest on the planet: a 3.4 km swim in a sea loch, a ride of 202 km across some of the windiest and steepest roads in Britain and a 42 km run that includes two Munros (mountains over 900 m). All that, and midges too! Yet plenty of […]
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Western Scotland’s Best Beaches for Kids (& Motorhomes)

Our last blog discussed east coast beaches; this one looks west, at beaches with white sand, Caribbean-blue seas, fabulous sunsets and the warmth of the Gulf Stream to take the edge off the chilly water. They may not encourage bikini-wearing but the beaches on the west coast of Scotland are some of the most beautiful […]
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Eastern Scotland’s best beaches for families (and motorhomes)

Scotland has hundreds of miles of coastline, so it’s not surprising the country boasts some of Britain’s best beaches. They range from tiny unspoilt coves with no facilities to family-friendly beaches with parking, toilets and life-guards. Here we’ve put together a tour of the best family-orientated beaches on the east coast, that would be some […]
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A Family-Friendly Easter in Scotland

Wondering how to entertain the kids over the Easter break?  Hire a motorhome and go exploring!  Scotland has plenty to offer, indoors and out, to keep the most energetic youngster happy. Easter is traditionally the start of the Scottish tourism season, though it’s late this year and most attractions will be open from the beginning […]
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What’s on in Scotland Summer 2017

Scotland is famous for many things: scenery, whisky, kilts, music, sports, Scottish dancing and more. Almost all of them have a festival dedicated to them, sometime in the year, somewhere in Scotland. A motorhome holiday is ideal for setting your own itinerary and can be a great way to sample some of the fantastic festivals […]
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Visiting Scotland in 2017 (January to June)

Scotland may not be the first place you think of for winter holidays – we can’t provide guaranteed winter sun or world-famous pistes – but there are plenty of advantages to visiting Scotland in the early months. The roads are much emptier, which makes driving a motorhome easier, and the Scots know a thing or […]
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The Best Scottish Beaches For Motorhome Holidays

With 6200 miles of coast, Scotland has many world-class beaches to visit, often with wild motorhome camping sites on the beach or close by. Whether you’re into beach-combing, surfing, wildlife or horse-riding, beaches in Scotland have plenty to offer.  If you want sunsets, head to the west coast. You could think you’ve landed in the […]
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Planning The Ultimate Family Motorhome Holiday In Scotland

If you’re hoping to give the kids a taste of adventure this holiday season, then a family motorhome holiday in Scotland is the perfect way to do it! You can feel free to explore the unique views and culture that Scotland has to offer, from white sands in the west to rock pools & pebble […]