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Inside Background
Although Scotland is considered to be a fairly safe country, all people...
Last edited: 17 July 2006
A small tourist town located in Agyll and Bute, Scotland, Oban's beautiful...
Last edited: 21 June 2010
The Oban Tourism Information Center, the official tourism office of Oban...
Last edited: 27 July 2010
Being located on Scotland's west coast, Oban has the benefit of being near the...
Last edited: 11 July 2006
VisitScotland, the national tourism agency for Scotland, offers a wide range of...
Last edited: 19 January 2007
BBC 2's excellent new programme hosted by Nicolas Crane featured Oban in its...
Last edited: 22 May 2013
Inside Transportation
Oban is easily reached from either Glasgow International Airport or Edinburgh...
Last edited: 20 July 2010
Getting around Orban is possible in several different ways.  Many visitors...
Last edited: 11 July 2006
Inside Things to Do
Oban is a popular vacation destination for families and Ganavan Sands is a safe...
Last edited: 20 July 2010
The historic heartland of Oban lies less than a mile from the towncentre at...
Last edited: 27 March 2012
Oban offers visitors all sorts of shopping opportunities from the inexpensive...
Last edited: 20 July 2010
Oban is full of sports activities for visitors to enjoy - from adrenalin...
Last edited: 13 May 2011
Jump in the car and just drive. Simply stunning scenery abounds and if you get...
Last edited: 14 November 2011
Fantastic Victorian architecture is everywhere in Oban.  From the  fantastic...
Last edited: 26 March 2008
Inside Dining Scene
Nories takeaway in George Street, Oban.  At lunchtimes they do a deal, for...
Last edited: 20 July 2010
Oban has long been known as the 'Gateway to the Isles' and Calmac ferries still...
Last edited: 30 August 2011
Inside United Kingdom: For Foreign Visitors
Currency The currency of the United Kingdom is the Pound Sterling (£).  In...
Last edited: 04 September 2014
The United Kingdom is not part of the Schengen passport-free travel area which...
Last edited: 28 January 2015
The Emergency Numbers in the UK are 999 or 112. The operator will ask which...
Last edited: 14 April 2013
The first thing that visitors from outside the United Kingdom...
Last edited: 17 January 2015
FIRE, POLICE, AMBULANCE, COASTGUARD, MOUNTAIN RESCUE (emergency only):  dial...
Last edited: 01 August 2014
Tipping Context  Tipping is not always expected in the UK in the way it is in...
Last edited: 28 December 2014
From 6th November 2006 until further notice, strict rules regarding liquids...
Last edited: 20 June 2008
In all cases, for hiring a car you will need a valid credit card, preferably...
Last edited: 28 February 2015
 The most famous aspect of driving in the United Kingdom, for most foreign...
Last edited: 03 June 2014
If you Google for "eating out in Britain" you will find lots of tourism...
Last edited: 16 July 2012
Christmas is just 5 weeks away and it is the best time to travel amazing...
Last edited: 22 November 2013
Before you learn to drive or ride a new vehicle make sure you know about the...
Last edited: 21 November 2007
Motorway Service Areas are leased out to various operators, mostly companies...
Last edited: 06 October 2010
The UK postal service is known as Royal Mail. Royal Mail Group Ltd is the...
Last edited: 03 December 2009
Sleeper Trains link London with various Scottish cities and the South-West...
Last edited: 18 July 2013
So, you've planned to visit the UK, do a bit of driving while you're here and...
Last edited: 01 July 2012
For the Dutch: Tapping the side of the forehead in the UK means you are stupid...
Last edited: 23 April 2014
The United Kingdom's railway network is the oldest in the world, having existed...
Last edited: 15 August 2013
Great Britain invented the train with the first passenger service opening...
Last edited: 31 July 2012
Here are a few Apps for use with various SmartPhone and Tablet devices around...
Last edited: 09 September 2014
Winnie the Pooh, Alice in Wonderland, Thomas the Tank Engine, The Hobbit...
Last edited: 11 May 2014
Some people find that travelling without a car in the UK is simple.  All you...
Last edited: 08 December 2014
With nearly 200,000km of well-maintained footpaths, one of the best ways to see...
Last edited: 24 July 2012