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Famous film & TV locations

Explore the famous filming locations of international TV series and Hollywood feature films.

5 reasons to book a trip to Arran – now!

Travel writer Robin McKelvie describes his family’s latest trip to Arran, and their love of Brodick.

The spirit of Inverewe captured in poetry

A poetry book launched this week is a collection of shared memories of a garden on the edge – and a continued welcoming tradition.

Neil Oliver’s new discoveries at Glencoe

To mark Scottish Archaeology Month, we asked our President, Neil Oliver, to travel to Glencoe to hear more about our latest archaeological discoveries there.

KT Tunstall shares her love of Scotland

Scotland’s very own singer-songwriter took time out from her mini-tour to tell us what she loves about her home country.

Supporting tomorrow’s crofters

Diarmid Hearns, Head of Policy, gives his view on the action needed to support crofting.

Inspiring explorers

At number 21 in our 100 Ways list is inspiring explorers with the Scottish Adventure Travel Film Festival.

46 Munros to bag

Discover and conquer the Trust’s 46 Munros at 6 of our countryside places, and enjoy unforgettable experiences.

7 amazing autumn walks

Looking for an adventure? Here are 7 amazing autumn walks to enjoy.

Time for reflection in gardens of Brodick Castle

Explore our new silver-themed garden in the grounds of Brodick Castle.

Lighting up our summits

At number 19 in our 100 Ways list is our Torchlight Challenge at Ben Lawers, Ben Lomond and Goatfell.

The Colin Donald Environmental Law Award 2018

At the National Trust for Scotland’s AGM on 1 September, we announced the winner and runner-up of this year’s Colin Donald Environmental Law Award.

New life for Newhailes

At number 17 on our 100 Ways list is our plan to revitalise the estate at Newhailes in Musselburgh.

Trust takes its turn at ‘doing the stair’

We’ve just completed the repair and restoration of the close area of one of Glasgow’s oldest tenement buildings.

Being good neighbours at Buccleuch Street

Number 16 on our 100 Ways list is taking our turn at ‘doing the stair’ at Buccleuch Street.

8 ideas for rainy days

Looking for adventure, despite the weather? Here are 8 ideas for rainy days.

History retweets itself

We chat to travel bloggers Samantha Grant of The Wee White Dug and Erin Doogan of Beauty Creep about their love of history, creating content and using their membership to explore more of Scotland.

Edinburgh, Lothians & Borders: 4-day itinerary

From Georgian grandeur in Edinburgh’s New Town to a living museum of Victorian printing in Innerleithen, there’s so much to discover in Edinburgh, the Lothians and the Borders.

Tea time at Branklyn Garden

After its introduction last year, the tearoom at Branklyn Garden continues to prosper and provides the perfect opportunity for visitors to enjoy the garden even more.

Cats Gu Leòr – Cats Galore on Canna

A children’s trail on Canna, featuring 12 painted cats, tells the story of the cats of Canna House.

The Highlands: 4-day itinerary

From one of Scotland’s most famous battlefields to its most iconic glen, there’s so much to discover in the Highlands.

Just my type

Team East celebrate the beauty of type at Robert Smail’s Printing Works and reflect on their experiences at Project Reveal.

Thig comhla rium gu Uibhist a Deas

Thoiribh sùil air na seallaidhean a thug buaidh mòr air Margaret Fay Shaw (1903-2004).

Meet me in South Uist

Explore views of the island which first made photographer and folklorist Margaret Fay Shaw (1903–2004) fall in love with the Hebrides.