Two Scots Abroad

We're obsessed with Gemma and Craig's travel guides. The Scotish couple will show you how to spend your time in destinations as diverse as Bolivia and Bosnia, Singapore to Slovenia - all in a clean and easy to read style. There's loads of other interesting reads over at their website Two Scots Abroad.

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14th September 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

20 things to do in upstate New York in autumn

Are you planning a trip to Upstate New York in fall? If you’re anything like me, you’ve been waiting all year to see those autumn leaves in action! New York is such a large state with lots of big cities and small towns and it can be overwhelming to know where to start researching for your trip… and unless you’ve got about six months of unlimited time, you don’t want to waste a moment.  Whether you’re a history buff, an art aficionado, a nature lover, or a little bit of all...

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6th September 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

38 festive things to do at Christmas in Miami

Parades, light shows, shopping, events and partying! This guide to Christmas in Miami details the most festive things to do for everyone including family-friendly activities and big kids only fun. Miami in December is the perfect time to visit for those seeking sun, sand and Santa. Forget snow and skiing, Miami is all about beach life by day and Christmas movies or cocktails by night....

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25th August 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

20 fun things to do in New York in the autumn

Are you planning a trip to NYC this Fall? It’s such an action-packed time of year that if you blink, you might miss something; there are holidays, festivals, events, and more – where do you even begin to make the most out of your trip? Although New York is beloved year-round, it is incredibly wonderful in Autumn; as Tom Hanks’ character said in You’ve Got Mail, “Don’t you just love New York in the Fall?”...

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13th August 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

One day in Glasgow | A local’s kick-ass itinerary

Glasgow is the Scottish city with sass. Every visitor’s itinerary features the capital, Edinburgh, and rightfully so as it is beautiful and steeped in history but Glasgow is real and Glasgow is raw. It’s the big city with contrasting neighbourhoods, deadly music and art scene and most importantly, people with banter. Edinburgh is Paris, Glasgow is Berlin and here is your one day in Glasgow itinerary curated with love by me, Gemma, the Fifer who ‘grew up’ in Glasgow...

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10th August 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

One day in Miami - Itinerary & what to skip

Looking for a fun one day in Miami itinerary? This jam-packed guide takes you through the best things to do in Miami from morning until night! It includes what to see, where to eat and drink and what you should skip. Since you only have 24 hours you don’t want to waste time on tourist traps. Find out what attractions are worth visiting and where the locals hang....

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23rd July 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

14 things to do in Liverpool on the cheap

This article has links to products and services we love, which we may make commission from. Visit Liverpool – it’s one of England’s friendliest cities. This north-west English city has the right balance of cheese and class with things to do for every type of tourist, traveller, and city breaker....

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22nd July 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

12 things to do on majestic Iona in Scotland

Iona of my heart, Iona of my love. While there are only a handful of things to do on Iona, the pace on this 3-mile long island is slow and the scenery is stunning. Whether visiting as part of a Staffa tour, day trip from Mull, to stay on the island for a couple of nights, or as part of a pilgrimage, our Iona itinerary details what to do, places to eat, where to stay and how to get there so all you need to do is make bookings and enjoy your West Coast of Scotland trip....

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25th June 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

10 stunning towns & cities in Andalucia, Spain: History, food & beaches

Are you planning to explore Spain’s southern province of Andalusia? If so, you are undoubtedly going to have an unforgettable vacation in this beautiful and distinct region of Spain that attracts millions of tourists to its shores annually. Stretching from the Portuguese border right through to the Balearic Sea and boasting some of the most iconic landmarks in Spain, you’ll never get bored exploring everything that Andalusia has to offer....

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9th February 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

North Coast 500: Scottish castles you can stay at

Who said that your North Coast 500 accommodation has to just be hotels? Princess, if you want to sleep in the castle in Scotland during your road trip then you can. There are four Scottish Highlands castle hotels and the good news is, they are really affordable....

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1st February 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

Magical weekend getaways from Boston in Winter

The best weekend getaways from Boston in winter offer a more idyllic version of the colder climes. Just think of romantic weekends spent cuddled up in rustic cabins or fabulous weekend getaways with your friends for skiing (or just drinks)....

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1st February 2021 by Two Scots Abroad

How to plan a Scotland road trip

Scotland is officially one of the most beautiful countries in the world! With so many areas to discover, how to plan a Scotland road trip is an art in itself. The first step involves the hardest decision, choosing which of the incredible Scotland self-drive tours you are going to do. Opening a map can be daunting, so this Scotland road trip itinerary will take the hard work out of your planning and offer you a variety of options to suit every type of adventure. ...