Where to Find Highland Cows on the Isle of Skye
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Where to Find Highland Cows on the Isle of Skye

Highland Cows are some of the most precious and recognizable creatures on Earth. They have long, wavy, reddish-brown hair, and long, wide horns that give them a distinct, adorable look. They’re one of the things that initially drew me to the Isle of Skye, among many, many others, so I wanted to find some of these cuties for myself, and I found an entire fold, which is what herds of Highland Cattle are properly called. I hope you enjoy these pictures of these gentle giants grazing in the rain, and that one day you are able to go and see them for yourself.

10 Incredible Things to See & Do on the Isle of Skye in Scotland
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10 Incredible Things to See & Do on the Isle of Skye in Scotland

The Isle of Skye is, in my opinion, the most beautiful part of Scotland, which is saying a lot, because Scotland is one of the most beautiful places on Earth. This list of 10 of the most incredible things to see and do on the Isle of Skye will help visitors plan their own incredible Highland adventure and enjoy all that Skye has to offer. From magical Fairy Pools and spectacular seaside views of dolphins and whales jumping out of the water to breathtaking mountains and foggy, fern covered glens, Scotland has so much to offer every adventurer and outdoor enthusiast willing to seek out its beauty.

Our Fairy Pools Vow Renewal on the Isle of Skye
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Our Fairy Pools Vow Renewal on the Isle of Skye

The Fairy Pools on the Isle of Skye in north-western Scotland are one of my favorite places we’ve ever been. This was the place we decided to renew our vows on our fifth wedding anniversary, and it couldn’t have been anymore perfect. The water was unbelievably clear, there was hardly anyone else around, and the scenery was absolutely breathtaking. Read on to learn how to get there, where to park, what to bring, and the best times to visit.

10 Day Scotland & England Itinerary
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10 Day Scotland & England Itinerary

This 10-Day Scotland and England Itinerary is a condensed version of our month in the United Kingdom. From London to Endinburgh and the Isle of Skye to Glasgow, and dozens of places in between, this will show you how to spend 10 perfect days in England and Scotland, and it includes flexible options to extend your stay in the United Kingdom for up to 3 weeks, or you can cut out things that aren’t what you’re looking for to make it a whirlwind 7-day holiday. I hope this helps you plan the adventure of a lifetime from London to the Scottish Highlands and beyond.

Glengarry Castle Hotel
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Glengarry Castle Hotel

Regal Glengarry Castle Hotel in Invergarry, Scotland was the perfect place for us to base our adventures in the Scottish Highlands during our anniversary trip in our ancestral homeland. This enchanting former castle was near Loch Ness, Inverness, and not terribly far from the Isle of Skye, which made it the perfect place for us to get a taste of country life in Scotland, while still being within driving distance of many fascinating points of interest and nearby cities.

Travel Roundups

These luxury travel roundups highlight the very best of some of my favorite travel destinations. I hope these inspire you to pack your bags, take a trip, and live in…

Hallstatt, Austria Luxury Travel Guide
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Hallstatt, Austria Luxury Travel Guide

Hallstatt, Austria, is one of my very favorite places on Earth. Surrounded by the gorgeous Salzkammergut Mountains with resplendent views of breathtaking Lake Hallstatt, full of history dating back thousands and thousands of years, and chock full of unique things to do, this idyllic alpine village is so much more than first meets the eyes. While many recommend visiting Hallstatt as a day trip, I am so thankful we spent several blissful days here, taking in the scenery, hiking, enjoying the local cuisine, and learning about local history. I hope this Hallstatt, Austria luxury travel guide helps you have the most magnificent time in one of my favorite places I’ve ever visited. 

Q&A Vol. 9 – How to Politely Take Photos in Public
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Q&A Vol. 9 – How to Politely Take Photos in Public

I take nearly all of my photographs in public places, and just like any other time we are out in public, we try always to be polite and not draw attention to ourselves more than necessary, and we always make sure not to get in other people’s way. Today, I’m answering all of your most commonly asked questions about taking photographs in public. I hope this helps you be more confident, prepared, and respectful when taking photographs in public.