Edinburgh: a 72-hour itinerary

Kelly Duhigg is a former nanny from New York who quit her 9-to-5 to pursue her dream of travel. Since then, she created Girl with the Passport, a website that is designed to inspire other solo female travelers to travel more and worry less. You can also follow her on Instagram.    Filled with picturesque...

15 Best Places to Visit in Scotland

Known for its castles, lake monsters, and the place of Harry Potter’s literary conception, Scotland has a little something for everybody. Whether you’re looking for a good ol’ time in a whiskey distillery or the unspoiled nature of its highlands, you can have it all. Our list dives deep into the Glens (deep valleys in the Highlands)...

Meet your guide to Edinburgh

Who better to show us around the cobbled streets of Scotland's age-old capital than Tania Dron of Mercat Tours? With seven years of tour-guiding experience to her name, Tania knows exactly what to see, eat, drink, and snap. From beaches and baths to views and vaults, here's how to experience the best of Edinburgh. What makes Edinburgh so special? Edinburgh is a...

9 top things to do in the Scottish Highlands

The Highlands: a destination teeming with history, myth, and a steady supply of the world’s best whisky. Whether you crave the blissful solitude of a loch or the storied past found between massive munros, the Highlands have something for everyone. 1. Drink a dram (or three) The country’s largest whisky-producing area, the Highlands are known for whiskies that are as diverse...