This easy-to-use map features all of Scotland's most interesting tourist attractions. It includes comprehensive leisure and touring information and contains the locations of over 1700 things to do and places to visit, including: castles, gardens, ancient monuments and natural wonders, country parks, forest trails and cycle routes, camping and caravan sites, Tourist Information Centres and National Tourist Routes.
Philip's Navigator Scotland is part of a series of Navigator regional road atlases. The Navigator maps provide highly detailed coverage of the region's road network, including minor country lanes and rural tracks. In this atlas, much of the Central Lowlands and Scottish Borders are shown at 1.5 miles to 1 inch, while the rest of Scotland is shown at 3 miles to 1 inch. There is an abundance of other detail, including hundreds of individually named farms, houses and hamlets. Also shown are airports, airfields, stations, ferries, canals, marinas, and a wide range of places of interest. There are also useful details of many services that may be needed while travelling, such as tourist information centres. The atlas has a comprehensive index and includes indexed town plans of major regional centres. The front of the atlas contains a 15-page guide to regional leisure with full details of places of interest, such as castles, houses, cathedrals and museums, plus guides to nature reserves, parks and gardens, and listings of a wide variety of activities from abseiling to yachting. The atlas is designed with the leisure user particularly in mind, and is ideal for touring with its large scale and wealth of travel information. The exceptional detail also makes the atlas ideal for local business use, such as planning and delivery driving.
Scale: 1:316,800 5 miles to 1 inch. This popular touring map has a huge amount of detail with places of tourist interest plotted and named on the map. Fully updated in 2008. MAIN FEATURES Clear, easy to follow road map with colour classified roads. The attractive hill shading shows the shape of the landscape and hundreds of places of tourist interest have been plotted and named on the map. There is an index to both place names and places of tourist interest. INCLUDES · Distances between places indicated in miles. · Tourist information centres shown. AREA OF COVERAGE Includes the whole of Scotland on a double sided sheet at 5 miles to 1 inch. Orkney's, Shetlands and the Western Isles at smaller scale. WHO THE PRODUCT IS OF INTEREST TO This best selling map contains everything for the holiday maker who wishes to explore this beautiful country.
Everything you need to see the best of Scotland by car 25 distinctive itineraries with full color maps and photographs Highlights of scenic routes, special events, crafts and customs Easy-to-use map at the beginning of each tour Divided into 4 regions with 5-7 tours in each which start and finish in major towns and cities considered to be the best for exploration Regions include: southern Scotland; central Scotland; the Northeast; and the Highlands & Islands
This new, full-color Rough Guide to the Scottish Highlands & Islands is the definitive travel guide to this untamed region, with detailed, stylish maps and stunning photography to bring it all to life. From the deserted white strands of South Harris to moody Glen Coe, this is the perfect place to drop off the radar, whether you're camping wild or staying in a boutique hideaway. The Munro summits are as much of a challenge as ever, and the Highlands are also packed with countless other opportunities for adventure, from world-class sea kayaking and mountain biking to near empty surf-breaks. Whether you're traveling by car, bike, or public transportation, this guide's comprehensive travel advice will help you find your way around easily and point you in the direction of incredible animals such as puffins and whales. Up-to-date and honest reviews of all the best accommodations and home-grown, fresh eating options for all budgets will all ensure that you maximize your time in the most stunning part of Scotland. Now available in ePub format.
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Scotland is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Sip the water of life, whisky, in an ancient pub, trace the trails of the clanspeople fleeing Glen Coe, or play a round in St Andrew's, golf's spiritual home; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Scotland and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Scotland Travel Guide: Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - castles, lochs & mountains, islands, literature, food & drink, museums, culture, wildlife, the land Free, convenient pull-out Edinburgh map (included in print version), plus over 50 colour maps Covers Edinburgh, Glasgow, Highlands & Islands, Inverness & the Central Highlands, Orkney & Shetland and more eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones) Downloadable PDF and offline maps prevent roaming and data charges Effortlessly navigate and jump between maps and reviews Add notes to personalise your guidebook experience Seamlessly flip between pages Bookmarks and speedy search capabilities get you to key pages in a flash Embedded links to recommendations' websites Zoom-in maps and images Inbuilt dictionary for quick referencing The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Scotland , our most comprehensive guide to Scotland, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled. Looking for a guide focused on the Highlands and Islands or Edinburgh? Check out Lonely Planet Scotland's Highlands and Islands guide for a comprehensive look at all these regions have to offer; or Pocket Edinburgh a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every Scotland, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.
This handy A5 sized road atlas has extremely clear, route planning maps of Scotland. Scale of main maps: 1:625,000 (9.9 miles to 1 inch). Places of tourist interest are highlighted. Layer coloring shows land height. Road network is classified and color coded. Detailed street maps of Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen. Street maps of Dundee, Inverness and Perth city centers. Distance calculator chart highlights distances between major towns. Transport connections section listing airports and details of vehicle ferries into and within Scotland. Covers the whole of Scotland and part of northern England, down to Kendal and Scarborough in the south.
Whether you take the high road or the low road, with Rick Steves on your side, Scotland can be yours! Inside Rick Steves Scotland you'll find: Comprehensive coverage for spending a week or more exploring Scotland Rick's strategic advice on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favorites Top sights and hidden gems, from the wild beauty of Orkney Islands and the Hebrides to cozy corner pubs in Edinburgh How to connect with local culture: Chat with experts on the Speyside Whisky Trail, attend a small-town Highland Games, or join the search for Nessie Beat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps with Rick's candid, humorous insight The best places to eat, sleep, and relax with a dram of Scotch Self-guided walking tours of lively neighborhoods and historic sites Detailed neighborhood maps and a fold-out city map for exploring on the go Useful resources including a packing list, a phrase book of Scottish slang, a historical overview, and recommended reading Over 400 bible-thin pages include everything worth seeing without weighing you down Complete, up-to-date information on Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stirling, St. Andrews, the Scottish Highlands, Oban, Mull, Iona, Staffa, Glencoe, Fort William, Inverness, Loch Ness, Pitiochry, Balmoral Castle, the Isle of Skye, Wester Ross, the Orkney Islands, and more Make the most of every day and every dollar with Rick Steves Scotland.
Claire Randall is leading a double life. She has a husband in one century, and a lover in another... In 1945, Claire Randall, a former combat nurse, is back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon—when she innocently touches a boulder in one of the ancient stone circles that dot the British Isles. Suddenly she is a Sassenach—an "outlander"—in a Scotland torn by war and raiding border clans in the year of our Lord...1743. Hurled back in time by forces she cannot understand, Claire's destiny in soon inextricably intertwined with Clan MacKenzie and the forbidden Castle Leoch. She is catapulted without warning into the intrigues of lairds and spies that may threaten her life ...and shatter her heart. For here, James Fraser, a gallant young Scots warrior, shows her a passion so fierce and a love so absolute that Claire becomes a woman torn between fidelity and desire...and between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Edinburgh, home to the Scottish parliament, is on the itinerary of many visitors to Scotland. This brand new edition retains the delightful water-colour mapping, with individual paintings of all the main sights and landmarks.Popular areas at larger scale, hundreds of shops, restaurants, cafès and bars, comprehensive travel information and index.Includes:Large-scale plans of the Castle, Royal Mile, Botanic Gardens, Leith and Newington.Shop by shop street maps of Princes Street, George Street, Victoria Street and the Grassmarket.Railway stations, bus routes, taxi ranks and car parks.Historical and contemporary anecdotes.Suggestions for day trips out of the city.Comprehensive index.OTHER TITLES IN THE SERIESDiscovering DublinDiscovering London
The true Scot's insider's guide to the very best Scotland has to offer.
Philip's Navigator Scotland - The best-selling atlas of Scotland 'A map that beats all others' The Daily Telegraph 'Scale, accuracy and clarity are without parallel' Driving Magazine 'No.1 in the UK for clear maps' Independent research survey - Fully updated mapping at 1.5 miles to 1 inch = 1:100,000 (3 miles to 1 inch = 1:200,000 for Northern Scotland) - No other road atlas of Scotland offers this level of detail and clarity - 15-page 'best places to visit' section, including sights and walks - Practical A4 format with spiral binding - 13 indexed town-centre maps - Exceptional road detail, from motorways to country lanes, with every junction, roundabout and slip-road shown - Thousands of individually named farms, houses and hamlets Philip's Navigator Scotland is part of the Navigator brand, the UK's best-selling road atlases. The Navigator maps provide highly detailed coverage of the Scotland's road network, including minor country lanes and rural tracks. Most of the Central Lowlands and Scottish Borders are shown at the unique Navigator scale of 1.5 miles to 1 inch, Northern Scotland at 3 miles to 1 inch. Navigator Scotland offers so much more than road maps: hundreds of individually named farms, houses and hamlets, airports, airfields, stations, ferries, canals, marinas, tourist information centres, and a wide range of places of interest. The atlas has a comprehensive index and includes indexed town plans of major regional centres. The front of the atlas contains a 15-page guide to regional leisure facilities and listings of a wide variety of activities from abseiling to yachting. The atlas is ideal for touring with its large scale and wealth of travel information. The exceptional detail also makes the atlas ideal for local business use.
Designed for the independent traveller to Scotland, this guide covers all the popular places of interest, events and attractions, together with a factfile providing essential travel information. It offers advice on means of travel, route details, accommodation, eating out and sporting activities.
Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, shopping, sights, and transporation in Scotland.
Insight Guides: Inspiring your next adventure A rich and varied country, Scotland offers everything from historical sights and world-class museums and galleries to some of the most beautiful scenery in Britain. Be inspired to visit by the brand new Insight Pocket Guide Scotland, a concise, full-colour guide to this fascinating country that combines lively text with vivid photography to highlight the best that Scotland has to offer. Inside Insight Pocket Guide Scotland: Where To Go details the country's key sights, from the cosmopolitan cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow to the rugged Highlands and the Inner Hebrides, while handy maps on the cover flaps help you find your way around, and are cross-referenced to the text. Top 10 Attractions gives a run-down of the best sights to take in on your trip, including Edinburgh Castle, Glasgow's Burrell Collection, Urquhart Castle and Loch Lomond. A Perfect Day in Edinburgh provides an itinerary for one day in the capital city. What To Do is a snapshot of ways to spend your spare time, from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe to the Highland Games and salmon fishing to hiking in the Highlands. Essential information on Scotland's rich cultural heritage, including a brief history of Scotland. Eating Out covers the country's traditional cuisine. Curated listings of the best hotels and restaurants. A-Z of all the practical information you'll need. About Insight Guides: Insight Guides has over 40 years' experience of publishing high-quality, visual travel guides. We produce around 400 full-color print guide books and maps as well as picture-packed eBooks to meet different travelers' needs. Insight Guides' unique combination of beautiful travel photography and focus on history and culture together create a unique visual reference and planning tool to inspire your next adventure. 'Insight Guides has spawned many imitators but is still the best of its type.' - Wanderlust Magazine
Detailed and timely information on accommodations, restaurants, and local attractions highlight these updated travel guides, which feature all-new covers, a two-color interior design, symbols to indicate budget options, must-see ratings, multi-day itineraries, Smart Travel Tips, helpful bulleted maps, tips on transportation, guidelines for shopping excursions, and other valuable features. Original.
Chronicles the historical development of maps and mapping from the Bronze Age to the present, collecting some 175 maps spanning ten millennia that represent the progress of civilization and technology, from military plans that depict enemy positions, to the famed London Underground layout, to the digitally enhanced renderings of today.
A fully revised edition of the most detailed road atlas of Scotland by far. At a scale of 1 miles to 1 inch (3 miles to 1 inch in the Highlands and islands), the full road network is shown, including minor country lanes and rural tracks - and even major footpaths - plus every junction, roundabout and slip-road. There is an abundance of other detail, including thousands of individually named farms, houses and hamlets. Also shown are airports, airfields, stations, ferries, canals, marinas and a wide range of places of interest. The atlas has a comprehensive index and includes indexed town plans of major regional centres. The front of the atlas contains a unique 16-page guide to regional leisure with full details of places of interest such as castles, houses, cathedrals and gardens, guides to landscape areas and museums, and listings of a wide variety of activities from abseiling to yachting. There are also useful details of many services that may be needed while travelling, such as tourist information offices and hospitals with casualty departments. The atlas is designed with the leisure user particularly in mind, and is ideal for touring with its large scale and wealth of travel information. The exceptional detail also makes the atlas idea for local business use such as planning and delivery driving. The atlas is part of Philip's series of Navigator regional atlases, covering Wales, the Northwest, East Anglia and the Southwest.