New, Regal Suites and a Dior Spa For Scotland's Only Luxury Sleeper Train

An overnight rail journey through the landscapes of the legendary Scottish Highlands on the Royal Scotsman, A Belmond Train, is getting even more baronial. Two new Grand Suites will debut on the train in 2024 that mirror the atmosphere of a luxury Scottish country house and capture the magic of Highland culture and lifestyle. When you’re not with fellow guests dining in... read more

Ponies and 3 More Reasons to Visit Scotland's Shetland Islands

They say on St. Patrick's Day everyone's a little bit Irish. So it's fair to say that on Rabbie Burns' Day, we're all a little bit Scottish. The national poet of Scotland – he wrote the song you likely sing every New Year's Eve: Auld Lang Syne – was born on January 25, 1759. And every year on January 25th, Scots... read more

Our Trip To Scotland (aka the honeymoon we never took)

My husband and I have always dreamed of traveling to Scotland, visiting Edinburgh going up to Inverness. He had always wanted to see where his ancestors, who were mainly Vikings, settled in Scotland. My relatives were also from Scotland but I don’t know as much about them until they came to America.We were so grateful that Walnut Grove Travel was... read more