North Coast Journey

The Magic of Scotland’s Northern Highlands

Brigid Benson

The beautiful routes through the Highlands are some of Scotland's fasting growing tourist destinations, with visitor numbers up by 26% in a year. This book is full of practical information to get the most out of your trip through some of the country's most spectacular scenery.
Date Published :
August 2018
Publisher :
Birlinn
Illustration :
color throughout
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Paperback
ISBN : 9781780275239
Pages : 240
Dimensions : 9.65 X 7.5 inches
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In stock
$25.95

Overview
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This is the essential guide to the north of Scotland, on a route which begins in Inverness, weaves westwards to Applecross and thennorthwards towards Torridon. From Ullapool it leads to the most northerly points in Britain, passing by Caithness and John o’ Groats beforeheading south again through Dingwall and to Inverness.In addition to stunning mountains, moors, lochs and beaches, the route also featuresexquisite towns and villages, castles, distilleries, breweries, natural wonders and wildlife.Brigid Benson, who knows the road intimately, divides the route into manageable chunks, suggesting where to discover history, observe wildlife,meet great local characters, shop at quirky stores, taste outstanding food, drink in friendly bars and cafes, stand in awe of amazing sights, andrecommending places to picnic, swim, surf, walk and stargaze. And great places to camp and stay. She also draws attention to attention topotential pitfalls, offering useful advice on single-track roads, fuel, car problems, planning realistic itineraries, and much more.

About The Author
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Brigid Benson Is The Bestselling Author Of 52 Weekends By The Sea And 52 Weekends In The Country, Both Published By Penguin.

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