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The Shetland Islands; Scotland’s best-kept winter secret?

Here at WOW we love spending our summers showing tourists the best that Scotland has to offer and, with 90% of tourists coming to Inverness from May – September, it…

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Cawdor Castle vs Urquhart Castle

  Why Cawdor Castle is better the Urquhart Castle! For this year’s Group Shore Excursions from Invergordon we have decided not to include Urquhart Castle in the program, instead focusing…

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Feeding the Highland Cows

The Highland Cow is a Scottish icon and for many who visit Scotland, it is a real highlight to catch a glimpse of these remarkable creatures. With their impressive fringe…

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The Loch Ness Monster Uncovered!!!

The biggest mystery of all explained – what is the difference between Lock Ness and Loch Ness! The biggest mystery to many visiting Loch Ness will not be ‘is there…

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Glen Strathfarrar – Better than Glen Affric?!

Glen Strathfarrar is our new ‘favourite place to go’ in the local area. If you’ve heard about Glen Affric but would like to avoid the rest of the tourists then…

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Isle of Skye Two Day Tour from Edinburgh

  We regularly get asked by our clients to do a 2 day trip to Edinburgh taking in the main sights including the Isle of Skye. Given the the amount…

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A day’s volunteering with Trees for Life in Glen Affric

  Anyone who has been on a WOW Scotland tour will know how passionate I am about our native forests (especially if you’ve been on our Glen Affric trip). So…

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5 Tips for travelling with children in the Highlands of Scotland

If you are planning to come to the Scottish Highlands this year with your kids this year, you are in for a real treat! In this blog post I am…

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Rabbit Killing Seagulls on the Inverness Walking Tour!

The Inverness Courier joined WOW Scotland on one of first ever Inverness Walking Tours in 2011. This was probably only the 2nd or 3rd walking tour Alan had ever done…

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Scotland Outdoors Magazine writes about our Loch Ness Hike

Scotland Outdoors magazine wrote a great wee piece about our Loch Ness trip in their Summer 2011 edition (which featured a special article about the best things to do around…

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