The Best Day Trip from Fort William to Glencoe (Even Without a Car!)

green valley with lake reached from fort william to glencoe

Sculpted by an ice-age glacier and studded with deep lochs and soaring mountains, Glencoe is home to some of the most dramatic scenery on the planet. It is a place that you should visit at least once in your life and is an easy day trip from Fort William, the area’s main town, even without […]

My Premier Inn Fort William Review

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Are you considering booking a room at the Premier Inn Fort William? Then you’ve come to the right place. I have stayed there and am excited to share my Premier Inn Fort William review. Fort William is the starting point of the famous Harry Potter Train and the perfect base to explore the magnificent West […]

Visiting Fort William Without a Car: A 3-Day Itinerary

panoramic view of a loch near fort william Scotland and mountains

Are you considering visiting Fort William without a car? Thanks to its good bus and rail links, Fort Bill (as it is affectionately called) is the perfect base to explore the West Highlands by public transport, including historic Glen Coe. Hit the ground running with my tried and tested 3-day Fort William itinerary. At the […]

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

the jacobite steam train going over a curved viaduct known as the harry potter bridge

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 groaning with Harry Potter […]