Weird and wonderful Scotland facts

Days out, Educational

Posted by Ed Roberts on 21st September 2020

weird Scotland facts

Scotland is full of history, myth and intrigue. A big part of going on holiday somewhere new is that you can enrich yourself and learn more about the culture, and to uncover the mysteries of your destination. 

Before you set off on your trip to Scotland, take a look below at our infographic that introduces to you to some seriously weird and wonderful facts, figures and myths. Many are well documented, yet others are so obscure that you may be excused for wanting to verify their truth in detail. 

From the Highlands to the southern borders, discover the mysteries of Scotland by booking yourself, your friends and family into one of our self-catering holiday cottages.

Weird & Wonderful Scotland infographic


Be inspired

Read even more of our guides to Scotland to discover more interesting trivia, the best visitor attractions, walking trails and beaches all around the country.


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Find your perfect holiday cottage in Scotland so you can discover some of the settings in our Weird and Wonderful infographic whenever the mood takes you; we have a great collection of self-catering holiday cottages in Scotland for you to browse through.

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Disclaimer: Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information at the time of writing, please ensure you check carefully before making any decisions based on the contents within this article.