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9 of the best outdoor wedding venues in Scotland

Scotland doesn’t always get the best weather, but the spring and summer months tend to bring with them a few gorgeous days and weeks.
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Mollie Hughes has summited Mount Everest twice

How Scotland's mountains prepared Mollie Hughes for Everest

Edinburgh mountaineer Mollie Hughes explains how living in Scotland prepared her for record-breaking climb of Mount Everest.
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Atholl Palace Hotel in Pitlochry is a great weekend getaway (Photo: Contributed)

10 three-night summer staycations in Scotland for less than £300

Whether you're planning a romantic trip for two, a family excursion or a group holiday with a difference - we’ve put together a list of fantastic places to stay here in Scotland.

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The Fisherfield Forest Munros contain two of Scotlands least climbed mountains (Photo: Shutterstock)

The 10 wildest and least climbed Munros in Scotland

Head into the wilderness and take on one of the most remote Munros.
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Electric line train’s test positive

Electric line train’s test positive

The electrification of the Edinburgh to Glasgow mainline is rolling on as a new train was tested on the electrified route for the first time.

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The two main stars from Outlander ' Caitriona Balfe as Claire Randall and Sam Heughan as Jamie Fraser.

Outlander – ‘a love letter to Scotland’

Ever since historical time travel series Outlander was first screened in 2014 it has captured the imagination and hearts of fans across Scotland and the rest of the globe.

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Outlander – ‘a love letter to Scotland’

Ever since historical time travel series Outlander was first screened in 2014 it has captured the imagination and hearts of fans across Scotland and the rest of the globe.

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Rail timetables will change on Sunday due to engineering works

Engineering works disrupt rail timetables

Travellers and those attending the Great Scottish Run are reminded to carefully plan their journey to Glasgow on Sunday as some rail services are affected by engineering works.

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Glenapp Castle. Picture: contributed

Five grand Scottish castles that you can stay in on holiday

If you are planning a trip to Scotland and looking for accommodation that is going to make your visit a little more special, then why not stay in one of the country’s idyllic castles?

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Where in the UK is this? Try the quiz to find out.

Quiz: Brits unfamiliar with UK scenery

Despite being home to some of the world’s most beautiful scenery, people in the UK are unaware of some of the most stunning locations throughout the rest of the country.

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Edinburgh is the most popular destination for UK holidays

Revealed: The UK’s hottest tourist destinations

Edinburgh has been voted the UK’s top tourist spot for 2016.

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The beautiful sights to be found on this picturesque if lonely-looking route earned it the accolade

Scotland’s answer to Route 66 hailed as UK’s best driving route

From glacial valleys to sweeping arcs of coastal dunes, it is a route that snakes its way through some of Scotland’s most breathtaking vistas.

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The Falkirk Wheel has attracted many tourists and visitors since it opened''(Pic: Phil Wilkinson)

Falkirk Wheel a transport of delight for tourist industry

Falkirk’s Wheel, plus steam train rides, boat trips and open-top bus tours made such attractions the biggest growth area in Scottish tourism last year, according to new research.

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The village of Lamlash on the west coast island of Arran

Four Scots islands make top 10

Four remote destinations in Scotland have been named as the best islands in the UK in a new traveller’s poll.

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Minicabit chief executive Amer Hasan

Skyscanner hails tie-up with cab booking service

Travel search engine Skyscanner has launched a partnership with a taxi price comparison app that claims it can save travellers up to 20 per cent off their fares to and from airports.

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