Ready your kilts and bagpipes because in this article, we are going to travel to Scotland!
Scottish people are stereotypically known for these things. Bagpipes, kilts, whiskey, porridge, haggis and the Loch Ness Monster. Every movie and every show that portrays a Scottish guy can be identified with these features.
Yes, it is true that the bagpipe still exists in Scotland but not actually as frequent as we know. There’s a show where they feature about 100 bagpipers at the Edinburgh Military Tattoo and the on Glasgow Green that happens every August that you should absolutely see.
Kilts are making a comeback with the help of the glamorous fashion designers that uses traditional Scottish outfit on their models to show them at catwalks.
There are many tourist destinations in Scotland. One of which is the Eilean Donan Castle. You can travel back through time by going to this marvelous castle, one of the most recognizable in Scotland. Amazing view, fresh mountain breeze. What more can you ask for?
You should also visit Loch Lomond (Loch stands for “Lake”). Considered as The Queen of Scottish Lakes. You can trek through it or through a boat trip. Captivating views, wonderful scenery. Definitely worth the time.
Food and Beverages
Scotland has been known for this famous dish. Haggis. Made of sheep’s innards (lungs, heart and liver) encased in an animal stomach. Sounds yuck? Yeah it might sound a little gross at first, but when you taste it, it is quite delicious. They say that it has a nutty and savory flavor to it. Yum!
They are also known for whiskey and ale. But they are also known for being health conscious at the same time. Juicing is widely popular in Scotland nowadays. Packed with essential nutrients and detoxifying properties, juice made its way to the hearts (and stomachs) of the Scottish people. If you want to learn more about the terrific benefits of juicing, you can visit this site : http://juicerkings.com/.
Most of their dishes are influenced by French cuisine. You should also try their porridge and meat pies. Perfect for the people who wants the savory taste on their tastebuds.
Thank you for reading. I hope that you learned something from it. Until next time, Guidbye!