If you get the chance to take one road trip in the United Kingdom, this is definitely it.
Verdant green rolling hills, majestic mountains and dramatic landscapes, historic castle ruins and ancient megaliths — the Scottish Highlands has them all.
Here is my 5-day road trip itinerary to the Scottish Highlands.
Date: July 17th to 26th
Day 1: Glasgow – Glen Coe Valley – Isle of Skye
Day 2: Isle of Skye
Day 3: Isle of Skye – Tarbert (Isle of Harris) – Stornoway (Isle of Lewis)
Day 4: Stornoway (Isle of Lewis) – Ullapool – Loch Ness
Day 5: Loch Ness – Inverness – Edinburgh
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- Destination: Spain (Barcelona, Madrid, Granada) & Italy (Florence, Rome)
- Length: 17 days
- Weather: 50-80° Fahrenheit / 11-26° Celsius / mostly sunny, possible rain
- Activities: Sightseeing & exploring, lots of walking & dining.
- Detailed itinerary: Spain & Italy
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Of course, visiting only one country in Europe isn’t quite enough for one trip, so we continued our European adventure in Italy after leaving Spain!
Date: November 7th to 13th
Day 1: Arrive in Florence
Day 2: Florence
Day 3: Florence
Day 4: Train to Rome at 10 am
Day 5: Rome
Day 6: Rome
Day 7: Vatican City
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Spain – I didn’t know very much about it, other than Tapas and Paella. When I saw a $400 Norwegian Air round trip from Los Angeles to Barcelona, I simply couldn’t say no to a spontaneous adventure!
Date: October 28th to November 6th
Day 1: Arrive in Barcelona
Day 2: Barcelona
Day 3: Barcelona
Day 4: Barcelona
Day 5: Train to Madrid at 11 am
Day 6: Madrid
Day 7: Bus to Granada at 9 am
Day 8: Granada
Day 9: Alhambra, Bus to Madrid at 5 pm
Day 10: Madrid
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