Author: David

October 13, 2020

Outlander house for sale

A cottage featured in the first episode of Outlander has gone on sale . In episode one in series one Frank and Claire visit Inverness . The Fife town of Falkland was the location used as Inverness . The town square features in a number of scenes including the one where Claire notices a vase in a shop window and decides to buy it . […]

September 1, 2020

Eilean Donan Castle Scotland Mug

Eilean Donan Castle 40 in the Highlands of Scotland Mug Our high quality photo mugs are beautiful yet durable and have been tested to 100+ dishwasher cycles. This custom mug comes in all white. Eilean Donan Castle is in the Highlands of Scotland. Original image by David Rankin from Photogold. More unique coffee Mugs from Photogold gifts. Eilean Donan Castle is the stunning Highlands castle set […]

July 14, 2020

Doune Castle opens 15 July

Doune Castle will open its doors again on the 15th July after the coronavirus lockdown . Originally dating to the 13th Century, Doune Castle near Stirling plays Castle Leoch, home to Colum MacKenzie and his clan in Outlander TV series . Doune Castle is unique in that it actually has five claims to movie fame . Monty Python and the Holy Grail Game of Thrones Outlander the […]

July 2, 2020

can you go inside Lallybroch ?

Can you go inside Midhope castle ? Unfortunately,  it is not possible to go inside Midhope Castle. Midhope Castle / Lallybroch is a derelict property and dangerous at the moment to enter. Although external scenes were shot at the castle , none of the filming of Lallybroch interior scenes in Outlander took place inside the castle itself. All the interior scenes for Lallybroch are shot inside a film studio. Outlander gifts are available […]

May 15, 2020

Outlander filming series five

THE Mart in East Linton has featured in the new series of the historical TV drama Outlander. Filming for the worldwide hit took place all over Scotland in spring last year but details about what was shot could not be revealed until after its episode had aired. East Linton is no stranger to the Outlander cast and crew as Preston Mill has also been used […]

May 12, 2020

Sassenach , Outlander series one, episode one

Sassenach Episode one , series one Sassenach Outlander was filmed in locations all over Scotland . The opening sequence features Glencoe in the Highlands of Scotland . Claire and Frank Randall are on second honeymoon in Inverness after the end of the war . Claire is seen looking at a vase in a shop window. These scenes in Inverness and Mrs Baird guest house were […]

April 28, 2020

what does Sassenach mean in Outlander ?

Sassenach means “stranger” , foreigner or “outlander,” and is a nickname that Jamie uses for Claire Beauchamp Randall Fraser. It also refers to people of English descent. It can also be a derogatory term or insult , depending largely on how it is said and to whom . Outlander‘s Claire Randall is called a number of unsavoury names ranging from witch to whore, but only one eventually becomes a term of […]

April 16, 2020

Outlander tours news – coronavirus lockdown lifted ?

Tour businesses all over Scotland are eagerly waiting a Government announcement today about the coronavirus lockdown . We know it’s going to be for another 3 weeks but the question is will restrictions be eased after that as we slowly get back to normal ? Two newspapers this week have said the lockdown will end in early May. In the meantime , why not check […]