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Why June is the best month in the Highlands?

Date published: 5/4/2016

June is traditionally a favourite month for many. It’s the first month of summer, it hosts the summer solstice, all the trees have finally got their leaves out and the weather is generally good! But there are some special reasons why June might be the ...

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Tall trees in the Scottish Highlands

Date published: 1/3/2016

The grove of trees in Reelig Glen, at Moniack near Beauty, is the largest concentration of trees exceeding 180ft anywhere in the British Isles. Planted by local Scottish explorer James Baillie Fraser, mostly with seed brought back to Scotland from expeditions ...

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Amazing Loch Ness facts

Date published: 8/2/2016

Visitors flock to Loch Ness every year in the hope of seeing the its most famous resident – Nessie. But Loch Ness has some other claims to fame too. Read on to discover some of the most amazing Loch Ness facts ...

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The Golden Retriever of the Scottish Highlands

Date published: 18/1/2016

Because of their wonderful temperament, golden retrievers are one of the most popular dogs. With the UK, Australia and the USA consistently recording them in the top ten breeds registered annually as family pets. What most people ...

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Ten things to do at Eagle Brae

Date published: 12/1/2016

Located in the heart of the Scottish wilderness, Eagle Brae is awash with the beauty of nature. From glens to mountains and gorgeous lochs, we make for the perfect walking or photography destination. Our eco-friendly log cabins are in the best ...

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Honeymoons and minimoons in the Highlands

Date published: 6/1/2016

The Scottish Highlands are well reputed as one of the most gorgeous natural locations on the planet. With sweeping vistas and forests, wonderful towns and lochs, it’s not hard to see why. For that very reason, Scotland also maintains a reputation as ...

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The eco-friendly western red cedar log cabin 

Date published: 16/12/2015

These days a lot of effort goes into designing more eco-friendly buildings for us to live, work or holiday in. But a building technique that has been around for hundreds of years may hold the key to a sustainable future. We’re talking about ...

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Outdoor adventures at Eagle Brae

Date published: 9/12/2015

You love the outdoors. You always have. And while everyone else plans relaxing holidays in tranquil beachside resorts, you’re on the hunt for an endless supply of Highland adventures. But where to start? The Scottish Highlands are big. They’re wild ...

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Discover 5 things you never knew about Eagle Brae

Date published: 3/12/2015

Eagle Brae is gorgeous. There’s no doubting that. It's why it makes the perfect getaway for a unique holiday in Scotland.  Each of our log cabins has their own unique identity and feel, tailor-made to suit any number of different needs. Eco-friendly ...

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Creating our Highland hideaway

Date published: 14/7/2015

Over ten years ago, the concept of Eagle Brae, our Highland hideaway, was merely but a twinkle in the eyes for hosts, Mike and Pawana Spencer-Nairn. Mike and Pawana met in 1998 in a small village in the Himachal Pradesh state of the Indian ...

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The family guide to Eagle Brae

Date published: 30/6/2015

How do you make your family holidays in Scotland perfect? Check out our guide to the best family holidays at Eagle Brae.

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