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How To Visit The Whaligoe Steps In Caithness, Scotland

The Whaligoe Steps is a human-made stone staircase leading to the natural harbour of Whaligoe Haven in Caithness, Scotland. The Whaligoe Steps walk descends some 365 steps, where views of this incredible geo, sheer cliff face and the rugged North...

Castle Sinclair Girnigoe: An Excellent Walk At Noss Head, Scotland

For a fantastic stop along the NC500 (North Coast 500) in Scotland you should consider a walk to the wonderful ruins of Castle Sinclair Girnigoe. Situated on the Noss Head headland, with views across Sinclair’s Bay, you’ll find a quick...

Keiss Castle Walk On The NC500: The Complete Guide

A short walk along the rugged coastline of the northeastern tip of Scotland brings you to Old Keiss Castle. This splendid castle ruin sits precariously on the cliff edge, ready to crumble at any moment into the wild waters of...

Castle Varrich Walk On The Kyle Of Tongue, Scotland

On the rugged north coast of Scotland, perched on an exposed hilltop overlooking the Kyle of Tongue, is Castle Varrich. With just a quick walk from the village of Tongue, a small ruin with a rich history is found. The...

Fyrish Monument Walk In Alness: The Complete Guide

For a great short hike on the east coast of the Scottish Highlands, look no further than the woodland walk to Fyrish Monument. Located just outside of Alness, on the Cromarty Firth, the quick uphill to Fyrish Monument (Cnoc Fyrish)...

Victoria Falls Scotland: Complete Guide To This NC500 Walk

Victoria Falls is a beautiful waterfall in Wester Ross. It sits on the banks of uber-picturesque Loch Maree in Scotland and, fantastically, is just a short walk from the Victoria Falls Car Park to reach, making it the ideal quick...

Dwejra Lines: How To Visit The Best Part Of The Victoria Lines

The Victoria Lines is a 12km-long line of fortifications that spans across the north of Malta. It’s possible to hike along this line of defensive walls by doing the Victoria Lines Walk. But, there are many sections along the Victoria...

Duncansby Head: How To See The Lighthouse And Sea Stacks

Duncansby Head sits at the northeasternmost tip of Scotland and Britain. Aside from having the claim to fame of being able to stand at the most northeasterly point of the UK, the main attractions here are the wonderful Duncansby Head...

Eas a’ Chual Aluinn: Complete Guide To Britain’s Highest Waterfall

Eas a’ Chual Aluinn is a waterfall tucked away in remotest Assynt, Scotland. A rugged trail through a breathtaking wilderness awaits those who venture to the lip of the highest waterfall in Scotland. Heck, it’s the highest waterfall in Britain!...

Modified Dwejra Walk: Awesome Hike From Xlendi To Dwejra Bay

The Dwejra Walk in Gozo is a lesser-known trail option. Yet, the Dwejra Walk includes seeing some of the most outstanding natural attractions on the island. Admittedly, Beck and I didn’t do the normal Dwejra Walk starting and ending in...