Road Trip in the Scottish Highlands: 5-Day Itinerary

Road Trip in the Scottish Highlands: 5-Day Itinerary

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.

Scotland Road Trip v2

Date: July 17th to 26th
Itinerary:

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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What to Pack for a Spring/Fall Trip to Europe

Spain & Italy Packing List

THE TRIP

  • 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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One Week in Italy: Rome and Florence

One Week in Italy: Rome and Florence

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
Itinerary:

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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10 Days in Spain: Barcelona, Madrid & Granada

10 Days in Spain: Barcelona, Madrid & Granada

 

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
Itinerary:

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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