Tag: outlander

December 10, 2020

OUTLANDER wins BAFTA Scotland award

The good news is piling up for Outlander fans right now . Not only is filming for series six starting in January , but the smash hit TV series has just won a BAFTA . Outlander was the recipient of the BAFTA Scotland Audience Award, in partnership with Screen Scotland, voted for by the British public The British Academy of Film and Television Arts in Scotland […]

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 . […]

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 […]

November 11, 2019

The success of Outlander needs to be built on

One of Scotland’s leading film producers has warned that the country is missing out on tens of millions of pounds because of its failure to open a proper studio – as it emerged that a pledge to have one operational by the end of the year will not be met. Outlander news from Outlander tours Glasgow-born Iain Smith, whose credits include The Fifth Element, Children of […]

June 18, 2019

NEW Sam Heughan’s movie, Bloodshot, with Vin Diesel, is coming out in 2020

Sam Heughan‘s new movie, Bloodshot, with Vin Diesel, is coming out in 2020 Outlander news from Outlander tours During an interview with Parade, Heughan shared that the movie with Vin Diesel will be out in 2020. He didn’t give an exact date and that’s not all that surprising. The studio probably hasn’t decided on a date just yet. After all, we’ve only just found out […]

May 9, 2019

NEW for 2019 – the Kelpies and castles tour

Looking for things to do in Edinburgh ? How about taking a tour from Edinburgh of two ancient castles and the Kelpies  ? Our  Kelpies and castles tour features a visit to the amazing Kelpies  in Falkirk and two ancient Scottish castles in Stirling and Doune .    The Kelpies and castles tours are available daily seven days a week   .The tour spends up to an hour at […]

March 18, 2019

Diana Gabaldon takes her own Outlander tour

BEST-SELLING author Diana Gabaldon got to experience the Outlander effect for herself when she hit the tourist trail of the show’s top locations. Outlander news from Private tours Edinburgh The US writer stunned fans of the Jacobite telly phenomenon at the weekend as she turned up at Culross in Fife and nearby Falkland Palace. Diana relaxes in Culross Palace gardens, used as fictional Castle Leoch […]

March 15, 2019

Outlander author Diana Gabaldon has received an award for boosting Scottish tourism

Outlander author Diana Gabaldon has received an award for boosting Scottish tourism through her fantasy saga. Outlander news from Private tours Edinburgh . The US writer, 67, received an International Contribution to Scottish Tourism award at the Scottish Thistle awards. It comes as VisitScotland published a paper detailing how sites used in the TV adaptation have seen visitors soar. The report says that set-jetting is […]

March 7, 2019

Sam Heughan shares about his early years before Outlander

Sam Heughan ( Jamie Fraser ) shares about his early years before Outlander “When I was a child I was lucky to get taken to a lot of live shows by my parents, then I moved to Edinburgh as a young teenager. They had a free ticket scheme for previews at the Lyceum Theatre and we would regularly attend. It was a great insight into […]

February 18, 2019

Outlander castles, whisky and lochs tours

Our Outlander castles, whisky and lochs tours feature a visit to two Outlander castles  – Midhope Castle ( Lallybroch ) and Doune Castle ( Castle Leoch ) – plus a tour of Deanston Distillery , producer of Highland malt whisky . private tour Midhope Castle ( Lallybroch ) Doune Castle ( Castle Leoch ) Deanston distillery Loch Lubnaig Loch Lubhair Doune Castle Originally dating to […]