Scotland is a part of the United Kingdom and offers a great getaway for the casual weekend traveler or for an extended trip.

There is so much to see and do, but getting away from the usual tourist traps that can be found in Glasgow and Edinburgh is a very rewarding experience.

To do that, you need to get out and adventure in rural Scotland. The weather might not be the best redeeming factor that the Highlands and the country have to offer, but there is a wealth of stunning scenery and delightful little villages to explore.

Things that you will definitely need to take with you is a pair of good walking boots, a waterproof raincoat and a good old fashioned umbrella.

More and more people are planning their own holidays these days, by looking up information on the Internet and making their own choices and bookings.

Bed and breakfast accommodation is becoming more and more popular and on these pages, you will find all the information you need to make a choice about where to stay, what to see and what to do.

Rural Scotland is a vast place, and on these pages, the information provided relates to the Kinross Perth area and some of the quaint and picturesque villages that you can visit easily on day trips or even for a whole weekend.

These days, it is easy to travel to the country and to find cheap flights, given the number of low cost carriers and the competition in the market.