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A Comprehensive Guide for Exploring the Isle of Skye in Two Days

Selfie at the Fairy Glen

Simply put, the Isle of Skye is my favorite place on Earth. With scenery that’s literally out of this world, it’s a destination which I believe everyone must visit at least once. Most locals on the Isle of Skye will tell you it’s impossible to appreciate the island in just a day or two. Then again, many of those same …

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My Favorite Bus Tours in Scotland

Hairy Coo Calf

There are many bus tours in Scotland, most of which originate out of Edinburgh. Some of the key ones are Timberbush Tours, Haggis Adventures, Heart of Scotland Tours, and MacBackpackers. However, those tours cost money. A lot of it. And that’s not easy for me as a budget traveler. So while I can’t write this from experience of taking all those tours, there is one …

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Journal Entry: Visiting the Isle of Skye for the First Time

Fairy Glen (Visiting the Isle of Skye)

With the name Skye, there are certain things that must be done in life. Visiting my namesake of the Isle of Skye was at the top of the list for years. I’d always had high expectations of Scotland’s largest island. It’s not for nothing that National Geographic once voted it as the 4th best island in the world. About the Isle of Skye …

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