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With the self-guided tours in this book, you’ll saunter the Royal Mile of Edinburgh and explore the city’s stirring hilltop castle, discover the wild beauty of the desolate Northern Highlands, and plumb the waters of mysterious Loch Ness. Hit the links on the world-class golf courses of St. Andrews. Drink whiskey in the village of Pitlochry. Become enchanted with brooding castles on the Isles of Iona, Mull, and Skye.
Rick’s candid, humorous advice will guide you to good-value hotels and restaurants. He’ll help you plan where to go and what to see, depending on the length of your trip. You’ll get up-to-date recommendations about what is worth your time and money. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket.
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February 21, 2018
Pros: Like most Rick Steves guidebooks, this book is full of pragmatic advice, history, and practical tips for making the most of your time in Scotland. Steves explains the joys of being in Scotland (rather than just passing through). He provides an understanding the culture and the quirks that m...
May 18, 2017
The Rick Steves travel guides are always informative but the Scotland guide is exceptional. The book contains helpful bits about the usual tourist spots, hotels, restaurants, etc. What sets this guide apart are the detailed descriptions of hiking trails and nature areas. If you're traveling to Sc...
June 29, 2017
And now I'm well-prepared for the second half of our trip!
February 14, 2017
Provided some ideas for planning upcoming trip, but didn't cover the areas that i am planning to visit in great detail. A good overview, however.
March 24, 2016
I have been an enormous fan of Rick Steves since planning my honeymoon in Italy in 2002. I listen to his radio show via podcast and watch his TV shows. But for me, this volume is not his best. He doesn't seem to have the same level of understanding of Scotland that he does of other countries. Tha...
February 06, 2017
I did not enjoy this version nearly as much as I enjoyed his Ireland edition. I agree with other reviewers where it seemed that he went more with popular opinion rather than experience. Why was Loch Ness not given 3 triangles?! The history and geology alone make it worth the trip, never mind the...
November 02, 2017
Loved this guide. Done with a first read-through but will keep referencing and probably want to bring it along on my trip. Lots of logistics, a dose of humor, suggestions of what to see and what to skip, and easy-to-understand organization make this book a winner. It had plenty of detail, but was...
July 27, 2016
typical Rick steves! Love his travel books, this one was no exception. we used it almost exclusively to plan, and dur8ng, our trip to Scotland last month
September 11, 2016
Very informative and helpful. Not a lot of hiking/kayaking, etc. information, but a great start.
September 16, 2016
Always the best travel guide. Never disappoints!