Marco Polo Pocket Guide Scotland: the Travel Guide with Insider Tips Explore Scotland with this handy, pocket-sized, authoritative guide, packed with Insider Tips. Discover boutique hotels, authentic restaurants, the region’s trendiest places, and get tips on shopping and what to do on a limited budget. There are plenty of ideas for travel with kids, and a summary of all the festivals and events that take place. Let Marco Polo show you all that Scotland has to offer… Scotland is such an iconic destination – the kilt, malt whisky, the Loch Ness Monster, mountains and golf attract visitors to a region full of mysticism, legends and history. The Atlantic weather makes for breath-taking light effects, which are as much a part of the scenery as the unique Scottish sense of humour. Let Marco Polo guide you from the Highlands to the Hebrides through wildly romantic and dramatic landscapes of a region that might look like a film set but is founded on a history stretching back thousands of years. The big cities come across as youthful and modern. Edinburgh in particular, the diva of the cities, lures with its quirky, independent shops… This is Scotland! Your Marco Polo Scotland Pocket Guide includes: Insider Tips – we show you the hidden gems and little-known secrets that offer a real insight into this wonderful country. Discover award-winning ice cream, enjoy a romantic picnic or discover sculptures by Henry Moore and Jacob Epstein hidden away in the middle of a glen. Best of – find the best things to do for free, the best ‘only in’ Scotland experiences, the best things to do if it rains and the best places to relax and spoil yourself.Sightseeing – all the top sights are organised by area so you can easily plan your trip. Discovery Tours – specially tailored tours will get you to the heart of Scotland. You can experience all of Scotland’s unique character with these personal tours. Scotland in full-colour – Marco Polo Pocket Guide Scotland includes full-colour photos throughout the guide bringing the country to life offering you a real taste of what you can see and enjoy on your trip.Touring App – you can download any of the Discovery Tours to your smartphone, complete with the detailed route description and map exactly as featured in the guide, free of charge. The maps can be used offline too, so no roaming charges. The perfect navigational tool with distance indicators and landmarks highlighting the correct direction to travel in as well as GPS coordinates along the way. Enjoy stress-free sightseeing and never get lost again! Road Atlas and pull-out map – we’ve included a detailed road atlas and a handy, pull-out map so you can pop the guide in your bag for a full-on sightseeing day or head out with just the map to enjoy your Discovery Tour. A small street map of Edinburgh is also included. Trust Marco Polo Pocket Guide Scotland to show you around this wonderful region. The comprehensive coverage and unique insights will ensure you experience everything Scotland has to offer and more. The special tips, personal insights and unusual experiences will help you make the most of your trip – just arrive and enjoy.