Johanna and Gilbert (order of priority based on Gilbert's "About" page decision to give a nod to the one we all know deserves it) - I am a nobody across the ocean about to embark on my husband and my dream vacation. We've waited 28 years to get there, but we're coming to beloved Scotland! Yet, I can almost say I am nearly content to stay here on the Web reading these delightful articles that pique one's interest, carry one's attention to the next paragraph, and tease the intellect into thinking one is reading high literature. THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! I am in stitches. It has made my journey all the more adventuresome and enjoyable. We are partaking in nearly every part of Scotland, hiring a car and traveling full circle with stops at B&Bs and less touristy destinations. We do our research. I thought I'd say thank you because I'm sure you don't hear it enough. (Johanna, I think in another century your relatives may have ousted mine. I'm a descendant of the Mac/McQueens up in Inverness & Outer Hebrides. Still, I think we'd get along just fine today.) Respectfully, Vicki Dubnicka. March 2019Read More
Kind words and appreciation from some of our readers who enjoy Must See Scotland
High praise to the puffinologist - I just wanted to say how much I enjoyed your page on puffins and your creative use of language (he says, carefully skirting around any suggestion whatsoever that any of the words might be a teensy bit made up).
Giles Read Nov 2017
Just bumped into your website! Love it. Well written, easy to read and easy on the eye - colours/fonts etc. Love the humour as well as the practical tips. Keep it up as you are now ‘bookmarked’ as opposed to ‘midged’ We are coming for a visit in September on the motorbike so keep those midges in the cages, please!
Catherine Piper - Aug 2018Read More
I had so much fun reading your page about driving in Scotland! Thanks for that. I just came back from the North Coast 500 and yeah, you are right about everything! I enjoyed the experience a lot, mind, and I find utterly charming the wave in the single track roads. I love it! And yes I curse with mighty power those who won't wave back. Thank you and keep writing!Read More
I just wanted to tell you thank you for this website. I have been researching for months on how to best utilize our 6 nights in Scotland, and almost every website I read was trying to do too much in too little time. I found your suggestions refreshing and workable and we plan to follow your advice. we are flying into Edinburgh and flying out of Glasgow in August. Thank you!
Jill GilbertRead More
Congratulations on a great site which is so refreshingly personal and meaty in these days of corporate marketing speak.
I absolutely adore your site and your writing, even if I were not considering going to Scotland the entertainment value alone is priceless!Read More
I just want to thank you for your website! It gives a good first idea, where to go or start. I am planning to visit Scotland this year by myself and like to travel by car, so I am looking up interesting websites and yours is very informative, but not just that, it´s very charming and it makes me laugh !
Agatha, Austria.Read More
I just wanted to drop you a quick email to congratulate and thank you for a fabulous website with a wealth of information. I have been browsing the internet for some easily digestible information when I stumbled across your site. All the necessary info in one place and written in an informative and friendly way. I will direct anyone looking for more information on Scotland to this website now that I'm aware of it. I just wish I'd known about it before! Well done!
Regards, Gerry, UKRead More
Not often I "LOL" when reading travel guides, not only very witty (Midges especially) but really helpful too!!
Simon Reynolds - Feb 2018Read More
Your website has brought hours of education, interest, fascination, anticipation and laughter. Please know that your efforts are very much appreciated! We have an upcoming 12 day trip to Scotland. Your recommendations shaped the trip - all East and Orkney for us! Cheers!
Nancy Trissel. Feb 2018.Read More
Just a quick, simple message to say how much I appreciate your efforts on this page. I hope to travel to Scotland with my wife in 2018 - and your (website) has been a great help. You should be proud of your efforts.
Randall Christensen, USA. Jan 2018Read More
Hello, Just been looking through some of the stunning photographs on your blog. They are beautiful :) What a great resource for visitors to Scotland. Thanks.
We were sitting this morning discussing our next trips - looks like Coll and Tiree and then Arran - and I came across your wonderful Travel Tips page on Midges. We laughed and laughed - so true and so funny. Many, many thanks
John and Frances Kerr
Hello. have enjoyed reading things in your website. love the way you write!!
Wanted to visit Scotland all my life and next summer I finally will. Your site was a HUGE help in planning my trip. Spend many many hours reading your informative and funny pages. Thank you so much!!!
Robert HeesselsRead More
Just an appreciation here. You've got it all HERE! So much valuable information, excellent photography, and I've been laughing by ass off since I found your site. So Thank You! Anyway, I'll definitely be going there (Orkney) now (I originally thought only Skye and Outer Hebrides, but you've convinced me).
Slàinte! - Deborah Culmer
What a fantastic blog. You keep it real and that is appreciated. And please, some of us from always warm and sunny CA are dying for some weather, you know..rain, wind, gloom. Would be a dream come true. Not sure how I found your blog but I am making my way through it for several days now and will continue until I will run out.
Susanna BurtonRead More
I just wanted to say how much I've enjoyed reading your info - I have laughed so much! We are 2 Aussie couples planning a UK trip in May 2018 and I have waded through a LOT of sites to try and determine what to see and the best means of doing so. Your sense of humour and practical advice is a breath of fresh air.
Kerry LowlettRead More