Outlander – A Trip to the Battlefield Site

Outlander Adventures around Edinburgh

Dragonfly in Amber – The Battle of Prestonpans

It was fun investigating around the Royal Mile in Edinburgh using Diana Gabaldon’s Voyager as a guide (see Outlander Exploring on the Royal Mile). So for the next adventure I’ve gone exploring out to East Lothian, down the coast to the east of Edinburgh to find out more about The Battle of Prestonpans, which features in Dragonfly in Amber, the second book in the Outlander series. Read more

Outlander Connections in Edinburgh – Tobias Smollett

Diana Gabaldon Tobias Smollett

What was Jamie Reading?

I’ve been looking at some Outlander Connections in Edinburgh.  The Outlander series is a the historical/science fiction saga by author Diana Gabaldon which has recently been sparking a lot of interest due to the Starz Original television show based on the books. Read more

Inspired by Outlander? Trips to Outlander Filming Locations

Outlander location Blackness Castle

Visit Outlander Filming Locations

In the early 1990s, the author Diana Gabaldon started to publish what would become a long-running series of novels which are initially set in Scotland, which would introduce her readers to different periods of history; to romance and time travel. Inspired by Outlander  Read more