Is the Premier Inn the Best Cheap Hotel in Fort William, Scotland?

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Is the Premier Inn the best cheap hotel in Fort William, Scotland? Find out in this Premier Inn Fort William review. Fort William in Lochaber, the self-anointed outdoor capital of the UK, is the starting point of the famous Harry Potter Train and the perfect base from which to explore the magnificent West Highlands of […]

Best Things to Do in Fort William & Beyond: 3-Day Itinerary (Without a Car)

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Discover the very best things to do in Fort William and beyond with this 3-day itinerary. Formed by volcanoes and sculpted by glaciers, the Highlands are quintessential Scotland. Covering an area close to 10,000 square miles, featuring soaring mountains, vast forests and dramatic glens, and pepper-potted with crystal-clear lochs, this is home to some of […]

Riding the Magical Harry Potter Train in Scotland (The Jacobite Steam Train)

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For what time did you order sunshine? This was one of the trickier questions put to the attendant on The Jacobite steam train, also known as the Harry Potter Train (or Hogwarts Express). By way of a response, she merely smiled and continued her journey through the train carriage, her trolley laden with the inevitable […]

10 Tasty Foods in London That You Must Try: A Local Expert Guide

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Discover ten famous foods in London that you should not miss during your trip to the UK. One of the joys of travel is the chance to sample dishes in their natural setting, from that perfect cup of coffee in Italy to the best okonomiyaki in Osaka.  Although British food has a historically bad reputation, […]