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September 2015

Sir Walter Scott: A familiar sight. Posted on the

Sir Walter Scott: A familiar sight.

A face and name that many visitors to Edinburgh, and Scotland as a whole, will see in abundance will be that of the prominent historical novelist, playwright and poet Sir Walter Scott. Many of his works are still read to this day including his more famous works ‘Rob Roy’ and ‘Ivanhoe’ to name but a few.

Born in 1771, Scott was raised in the Old Town of Edinburgh.

Harry Potter and the Locations of Scotland Posted on the

Harry Potter and the Locations of Scotland

It seems that Harry Potter and his fellow wizards have fully ingrained themselves into pop culture consciousness now. This isn’t surprising considering that over 400 million books have been sold since the release of the first book in the series ‘Harry Potter & the Philosophers Stone’, thus becoming the most successful book series ever!

Just in case you’ve