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Inside Background
There are several distinct neighborhoods of interest to Isle of Skye visitors...
Last edited: 02 November 2007
Books of interest to Isle of Skye visitors include: ·        A & K...
Last edited: 09 October 2007
Skye & Lochalsh Tourist Info This is the tourist office imformation site...
Last edited: 15 January 2007
Skye weather. It is fair to say that Skye has dramatic weather but the island...
Last edited: 20 June 2013
Skye is divided up into a number of areas, each with its own distinctive...
Last edited: 08 August 2008
The Skye & Lochalsh area looks great on camera and even better when you...
Last edited: 22 April 2012
Inside Transportation
By car:   Although not highly recommended, because of the efficiency of other...
Last edited: 06 January 2008
By car:  Travelers will generally find that it is not necessary to rent a car...
Last edited: 27 September 2006
If you do not want to hire a car, then getting around the Isle of Skye is best...
Last edited: 17 July 2014
Some Isle of Skye visitors may find the idea of single track driving quite...
Last edited: 29 February 2016
Inside Things to Do
Many visitors enjoy shopping during their Isle of Skye stay.  The most popular...
Last edited: 27 August 2012
The Isle of Skye is a beautiful location and travelers spending time there...
Last edited: 09 August 2006
Elgol is mentioned on Tripadvisor as one of the places to get to Loch Coruisk...
Last edited: 31 July 2014
To tour the Skye and Lochalsh area, any base close to the A87 gives easy...
Last edited: 06 May 2009
Faerie Glen is an excellent place to take children for a couple of hours to...
Last edited: 22 September 2010
Located 1.5 miles to the south of Staffin, on the east coast of Skye’s...
Last edited: 23 September 2010
To get close to the Quirang by car, take the single track road from Brogaig...
Last edited: 28 April 2013
Inside Dining Scene
On Skye at Isleornsay, you'll find the pub pictured below (name unknown). They...
Last edited: 27 November 2012
Inside United Kingdom: For Foreign Visitors
Currency The currency of the United Kingdom is the Pound Sterling (£).  In...
Last edited: 15 October 2016
The United Kingdom is not part of the Schengen passport-free travel area which...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
The Emergency Numbers in the UK are 999 or 112. The operator will ask which...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
The first thing that visitors from outside the United Kingdom...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
FIRE, POLICE, AMBULANCE, COASTGUARD, MOUNTAIN and CAVE RESCUE (emergency only...
Last edited: 04 March 2016
Tipping Context  Tipping is not expected in the UK in the way it is in other...
Last edited: 14 October 2016
From 6th November 2006 until further notice, strict rules regarding liquids...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
In all cases, for hiring a car you will need a valid credit card, preferably...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
For most foreign visitors the British drive on "the wrong side" of the road...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
If you Google for "eating out in Britain" you will find lots of tourism...
Last edited: 04 March 2016
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: 12 October 2016
Motorway Service Areas are leased out to various operators, mostly companies...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
The UK postal service is known as Royal Mail. Royal Mail Group Ltd is the...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
Sleeper Trains link London with various Scottish cities and the South-West...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
So, you've planned to visit the UK, do a bit of driving while you're here and...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
For the Dutch: Tapping the side of the forehead in the UK means you are stupid...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
The United Kingdom's railway network is the oldest in the world, having existed...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
Great Britain invented the train with the first passenger service opening...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
Here are a few Apps for use with various SmartPhone and Tablet devices around...
Last edited: 04 March 2016
Winnie the Pooh, Alice in Wonderland, Thomas the Tank Engine, The Hobbit...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
Some people find that travelling without a car in the UK is simple.  All you...
Last edited: 12 October 2016
With nearly 200,000km of well-maintained footpaths, one of the best ways to see...
Last edited: 12 October 2016