Compendium of Travel Resources on Ireland and Scotland

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Compendium of Travel Resources on Ireland and Scotland

We're headed to Ireland and Scotland this fall. And, we're very excited.

Read about it here:  Follow Us to Ireland and Scotland!


Where we're staying:

An Irish Getaway: Pier Cottage

Our Scottish Getaway: The Cottage at Inverfarigaig on Loch Ness

Glencoe Cottages


We're compiling a GREAT list of resources for travel to Ireland and Scotland. We'll keep adding articles - so check back often!


Our Music Editor Kerry Dexter's Top Articles on Music and Musicians from Ireland and Scotland.


Scottish Musician (and Inverness native) Sarah-Jane Summers shares the best of Inverness


Book Reviews about Ireland and Scotland

Read: Edinburgh Bookshelf

To the Edge of Europe in Search of Literature



Our interview with Liam Hughes, about Knockahopple Cottage in Ireland.


The Land of Céad míle Fáilte  - Trish Clark, our European Accommodations Editor, shares a few great places to stay.



Irish Fireside - a Resource for All things Irish - our interview with Liam (above) and Corey (our Ireland Editor), who publish Irish Fireside.


Our Ireland Editor, Corey Taratuta, shares tips on Ireland:

Spots the Tourists Miss in Ireland

Taking a Virtual Trip to Ireland and Beyond

From Penny-Pincher to Poshie in Dublin



Our interview with Pat Preston, The Ireland Expert!


Our interview with Michele Erdvig, of IrelandYes!


We loved going through the Gap of Dunloe, Co Kerry


Take a detour off the Ring of Kerry, on the Skellig Ring


Save money with the Ireland Heritage Card, which grants free admission to dozens of national monuments, historic places (houses, castles), parks, and more.


Foodie Finds! Best places to eat:

7 Best Places to Eat in Scotland

Harbour View Tearoom, Canna Island, Scotland

5 Great Places to eat in Glasgow, Scotland



Travel Europe by Car: The Falkirk Wheel and Stirling, Scotland


Golf! St. Andrew's Castle Course


Disability travel: Traveling with a Mobility Disability in Ireland and Scotland



Stay tuned for more - we'll be adding great travel resources weekly! 




Note: for our trip...

Accommodations partly sponsored by

Homeaway Holiday Rentals


Read our interview with Sarah Chambers of 



Footwear sponsored by Footwear, etc.

Footwear,<br />


Read our interview with Mike Baranov of Footwear, etc.



Travel Scarves sponsored by Xubaz


Xubaz functional scarf


Read our interview with Bernt Kuhlmann, creator of Xubaz



Photo bag sponsored by Crumpler



Click here for our feature - and video - on Crumpler!



Heritage Ireland Card sponsored by the Ireland Office of Public Works

Heritage Card OPW

Read our feature on the Ireland Heritage Card!