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  1. View from Calton Hill (c) Brenda Linskey

    Your Photos of Edinburgh Looking Braw

    Edinburgh for me looks braw at all times of year, but really comes in to its own in the balmier summer months when the long nights and bountiful greenery bring a buzz and an extra layer of charm to this most special of cities. As a travel writer I’ve visited over 500 cities around the world, but genuinely think it’s…

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  2. Easting Beach, Unst (c) Robin McKelvie

    Top 5 Remote Scottish Beaches

    As a travel writer I’ve been lucky enough to travel to more than 100 countries. Indeed I am writing this blog for you on board an Etihad flight to Australia. A few weeks of the best that Australia has to offer beckon, but I can say now with a high degree of certainty that I won’t find any better beaches…

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  3. Machir Bay, Islay © Robin McKelvie

    Your Photos of Scotland’s Islands #ScottishIslands

    We’ve spent the past month celebrating Scotland’s wonderful islands. During that time you’ve been sharing your great photos with us on Twitter, with images of everywhere from Arran and Iona to Harris, Skye and St Kilda. Here are some of our favourites. Descriptions of the images and photo credits are given next to the pictures. Thanks for sharing these great…

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  4. Forth Bridge © Robin McKelvie

    Scotland’s Top 5 Manmade Attractions

    Scotland has long been known for its engineering and architecture. Indeed this has been designated the Year of Innovation Architecture and Design, andNext year will be the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology. The country has myriad dramatic examples of man’s imprint on the world. This is the land of Thomas Telford and Charles Rennie Mackintosh after all. VisitScotland recently…

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  5. Robin at The Kelpies

    Your Photos of The Kelpies

    We recently asked you to share your photos of The Kelpies. You did and they were great! Thanks. You can see these magnificent equine sculptures (the largest in the world) for yourself at The Helix in Falkirk. For more details visit: http://bit.ly/1Uf5NNz Check out some more great photos in these blogs: Your Photos of Remote Scottish Places 11 Images to…

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  6. Your Photos of Remote Scottish Places

    In last week’s Facebook Poll we asked you: “Where is the most remote place you have visited in Scotland? Do you have any photos to share?” Your response was amazing and you send us pictures of everywhere from St Kilda and the Outer Hebrides to Wester Ross and Sutherland. Here are some of our favourites images. Thank you so much for sharing them…

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  7. St Kilda © Robin McKelvie

    11 Images to Make You Want to Go to St Kilda

    Mention St Kilda to many a sailor and they will come over all misty eyed. Then they will either regale you with tales of epic adventures out to this far-flung Atlantic outpost, or get even more misty eyed because – like my late sailor father – they never made it out to this semi-mythical ocean escape. The good news is…

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  8. Your National Ferry Fortnight 2016 Photos

    Over the last fortnight we’ve been asking you to share your stories and photos of ferry journeys that you have taken in Scotland, as well as the places that they’ve taken you. Here are some of the stunning images that were shared with us on social media over the past couple of weeks. Were you inspired to become a ferry…

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  9. © twitter.com/taymhor

    Scotland in View – Perthshire

    Last week we asked you to share your #PerthshireWeek photos with us. As always your response was great, and you posted some lovely photos of this stunning region of Scotland on our Twitter and Facebook pages. I have put together a selection of the best for you to enjoy. I’m sure you’ll find them inspirational. Join the fun and follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/welcomescotland…

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  10. © Samantha Grant

    Scotland: A Winter Wonderland

    I’ve been out and about enjoying the snow that has fallen in many parts of Scotland recently. I posted a photo on our social media sites of a wintry Crieff park and invited you to share your own photos of snowy Scotland. Thanks for sending us so many great pictures. Here are some of my favourites. Slainte! We would love it if you had…

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  11. Where to Go in Scotland in 2016

    It’s been great start to 2016, our travel writer Robin McKelvie is going to the Isle of Skye, Harris, Perthshire and Arran. He’s also going to take a cruise to St Kilda. He’s been watching your ace photos come in and he has chosen some of the best and put together a storify of them. We hope you enjoy looking at these…

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