The Everything in the Guide Page

Everything in the Guide to Scotland in hundreds of pages

Ben More Assynt

The two highest mountains in the wild country of Assynt in the North East. Fantastic views and an interesting and ankle aching walk to the summits. 

Burns House Museum

 The Burns House Museum is situated in the centre of Mauchline amidst period buildings and cobbled streets. It houses displays of his life in Mauchline and readings of poems...

Clonbeith Castle

 Clonbeith Castle located 3 miles NE of Kilwinning, on minor road south of the B778, north of the Lugton Water. The remains of Clonbeith castle are surrounded by the buildings of a working dairy farm. 

Culbokie Henge

Culbokie Henge is situated at the top of a field overlooking the inner Cromarty Firth. The earthworks are well preserved and the ditch and bank can be traced easily. 

Dun Ara Castle

Ruinous castle on a sea stack with surrounding wall. Central keep on outcrop of rock. Can be visited at any reasonable time.

Faslane Peace Camp

30 years of continuous protest against Nuclear weapons outside the home to Britains nuclear deterrent. A visit offers an opportunity to hear and understand the nuclear arguments from people who care

Bistro Moderne

New restaurant in the Stockbridge Village; think french bistro concept meets scottish whisky and you get the idea. Seats 80 with two separate bars

Eglinton Castle

 Located one mile SE of Kilwinning in the Eglinton Country Park. Built in 1796 by John Paterson for Hugh Montgomerie, the 12th Earl of Eglinton. Large Gothic mansion, replacing 17th century castle.