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The Best Opportunities for Scottish Landscape Photography

The Best Opportunities for Scottish Landscape Photography Scotland has some of the best photography opportunities available in the whole of the UK. The large number of islands, lakes/lochs, mountainous scenery and impressive coastline provide the perfect subjects for stunning Scottish landscape photos. So, where are the best opportunities for Scottish landscape photography? Some of the…

What Is The Best Month To Visit Scotland?

  If you are planning a visit to Scotland, you might be wondering what the best month to visit is. As Scotland is bordered mainly by coastline, the weather is never guaranteed. Throughout the year however, there are a variety of festivals and celebrations, with some cities becoming swarmed by tourists. It is therefore important…

Where is the Sunniest Place in Scotland?

  Scotland’s weather is often considered to be quite changeable, and visitors often describe experiencing all four seasons in one day. While the climate itself is actually fairly moderate when compared with other countries in Europe, it is certainly true that some areas of Scotland have experienced more rainfall and lower temperatures than others. So,…

What is the Best time of Year in the Scottish Highlands?

The Scottish Highlands, with their rugged landscapes, mystical allure, and rich history, have long captivated the imagination of travellers. Each season brings its own charm to this remarkable region, including the enchanting autumn and winter months. As the summer crowds fade away and the landscape transforms into a canvas of golden hues and snowy vistas,…

Burns Night in Scotland

The 25th of January is a night of celebration in Scotland as we celebrate the life and poetry of Robert Burns. Burns night is widely celebrated across Scotland and throughout the world. Shortly after Burns death, his friends made a promise to celebrate his life every year on July 21st, the date of his death,…

A year of celebration in Scotland

What a year 2022 has been already in Scotland. Finally we are out on the road running private tours all over the Scottish Highlands with happy clients who are visiting this country. Some of these tours have been planned for the past four years and it is an amazing feeling to be involved creating these…

Best one day tours from Edinburgh

We offer many Tours from Edinburgh but a favourite for our guests is always The Highlander Experience. The Scottish Highlands are without doubt some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world. Our tour offers you an experience packed with history and beauty and is perfect for those travelers that are short on time and…

Scotland’s hidden secrets.

  There is something very exciting happening in Ayrshire right now. Often regarded as Scotland’s last known secret, Ayrshire is often passed by on the tourist ‘must see’ checklist while on their holidays in Scotland. All this is about to change as the new Coig project has been designed to bring in more tourism to…

New tours with Alba Experiences !

We recently took a research trip to Glen Lyon which was once described to be the ‘longest, loneliest and loveliest glen in Scotland’ by Sir Walter Scott and we totally agree with him.Our first stop was at the Praying Hands of Mary which is a striking rock formation resembling a pair of hands in an…