4 most atmospheric Historic places to visit in Scotland

4 most atmospheric Historic places to visit in Scotland Why do tourists from around the world flock to Scotland?  As well our outstanding Food and Drink offering, the stunning scenery, the friendly Scottish people and of course, the weather….the majority of tourists come to Scotland to embrace and soak up our rich cultural history.  The success of TV shows such as Outlander have furthered the popularity of Scotland and whilst places such as the National Trust for Scotland’s Culloden Battlefield visitor centre should be on Continue reading →

Islay Campervan Tour – The best place in Scotland to shelter from the Beast from the East

Our Islay Spring Campervan Tour Birds have long been known to help predict weather patterns and so we shouldn’t have been surprised that our first flavour of Islay as we drove off the ferry this week was to pass field upon field of both Barnacle and Greenland Geese sheltering from the artic weather about to hit mainland Britain.  Home to over 45,000 avian winter visitors, Islay is the most southerly island in the Inner Hebrides and enjoys its own micro climate with more than 30% Continue reading →

Driving the North Coast 500 in winter and spring guide

North Coast 500,” I hear several times on my train journey north.  “North Coast 500” I hear again on my return journey back to Glasgow.  It’s a snowy day in January and it seems the whole of Scotland is talking about this epic touring route around the north coast of Scotland. Referred to as ‘Scotland’s Route 66’ the road trip has firmly established itself as one of the world’s most thrilling road trips with an astounding 29,000 visitors in 2017.  Launched in 2015 to promote Continue reading →

Top Tips for touring the North Coast 500 in a campervan out of season

If you are planning to tour the North Coast 500 in a campervan in late autumn, winter or early spring, read our top tips for touring the NC500 in a campervan.  Plan your trip carefully. As tourism providers catch up with demand, many businesses remain closed until the beginning of April so don’t count on them being open at this time of year and miss out on seeing something else you could have en-route.     Book accommodation in advance.  Many  campsites on the NC500 route close Continue reading →

Is summer the best time to visit Scotland in a campervan?

Having suffered one of the wettest summers this year, I have to say that summer is not always the best time to visit Scotland in a campervan.   If midges and crowds aren’t your thing then it might be much more preferable to visit Scotland in autumn, winter or spring …as long as you’re prepared and happy to bring some warmer clothing. In my opinion, the best months to visit Scotland in a campervan are May and September:  May because of the glorious colours of Scotland’s Continue reading →

September 2017 Special Offers for Campervan Hire

We often have last minute special offers for campervan hire in our luxury VW campervans.  If you are looking to book a campervan last minute then we may have a special offer available when you hire a Four Seasons Campers VW Campervan.  Offering excellent value for money, we offer all-inclusive campervan hire with no hidden extras.  If you would like to be added to our mailing list and receive notification of our Special Offers please contact us  and ask to be added to our campervan special Continue reading →