External Links Page

includes Events - Tours - Photos - Gifts - History & Clans - Food & Drink and more

For transport, tours, bike/car hire
check my Travellers' Tips file.
Also see the Destination Guide and Recommended Accommodation

Some of the main Scottish/UK web sites



  • The Royal Scotsman: Luxury tours of Scotland by train departing either London or Edinburgh
  • Celtic Trails: different daily trips from Edinburgh with Celtic, Arthurian, fairy themes.

Photos / Paintings

  • Scottish Art - oil paintings for sale of castles, scenery and historic monuments
  • Harley Miller - artist selling original drawings/paintings featuring locations around Scotland
  • Eye of Skye - Brian Smith's photos of Skye to buy online
  • Hebridean Island Images - photo stock library specialising in the landscape, nature and social documentary of the Hebrides

Shopping / Gifts / Videos / DVDs / Crafts

  • Pink Pearls - handmade greetings cards from the NW Highlands
  • The Drawing Room - handmade gifts, jewellery, toys, table linen, soaps, Harris Tweed bags and accessories.
  • Pebbletree - genuine Scottish beach pebbles - unique gifts and keepsakes with personal inscriptions
  • PickOne - hand woven goods from Edinburgh
  • TweedMatters (based in Ullapool) - handmade collages and cards using Harris Tweed



Researching your Scottish family history

For all links and information, please see the Genealogy FAQ on this site

Clans / Tartans / Kilts


  • ScotWars - The Scottish Military History/Re-enactment Portal

Collections of links

Newspapers and magazines

Please visit the News Links page

Miscellaneous Links

  • Lonely Isles - the abandoned and sparsely populated isles of Scotland

Food and Drink

  • Smoked Salmon - mail order suppliers of Atlantic smoked salmon products from the Isle of Lewis