Posts tagged as Explore Scotland

  • A year volunteering with SYHA

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    Each year SYHA Hostelling Scotland welcomes a group of young volunteers from Germany to spend a year volunteering in our youth hostels. During their time with SYHA, volunteers Klara Kammerer and Katrin Müller have had the opportunity to explore both the cities and countryside of Scotland. We asked …

  • SYHA's Ultimate Bucket List

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    Scotland has been named as number two on the list of the Top 10 Countries to Visit in 2017, by Rough Guides, meaning Scotland really should be on your lists of places to visit this year! We want to make sure you get the most out of your trip to this spectacular country so why not make it a year to …

  • First Hostelling Experience and Oban Trip

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    Our marketing intern, Jide, who has been with us at the National Office for the past few months, spent some time sightseeing in Oban and shares his experience on his very first stay at a youth hostel... Having visited many of the cities and towns along the central belt of Scotland, usually as part …

  • Happy 70th Birthday Braemar

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    This month our Braemar Youth Hostel, set in the heart of the Cairngorm Nation Park, celebrates its 70th anniversary. Braemar Youth Hostel was originally built within its extensive grounds in 1870 as a shooting lodge by the Earl of Cavan. However, soon after the end of WWII in 1946 it was announced …

  • Milena's Volunteering Diary Part 2

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    One of the great things about volunteering with SYHA Hostelling Scotland is getting out and about to explore the country during our spare time. Recently my family travelled from Germany to visit me and we planned to pack in as many of the sights as possible in one week including the Isle of Skye, …