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Jamie Fraser is now Dr Fraser

Jamie Fraser is now Dr Fraser

Outlander star Sam Heughan – Jamie Fraser in Outlander – has been awarded an honorary degree from the University of Glasgow .Outlander news from Outlander tours Edinburgh . Phone 07305-294773 for details of our Outlander tours. His doctorate is in honour of the actor’s artistic success, as well as his charity work.It is, however, a return to home turf for Heughan, who grew up there before moving to Edinburgh aged 12. The Outlander fan favourite graduated from Glasgow’s Royal Scottish…

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Breaking news – Sam Heughan auditioned for James Bond

Breaking news – Sam Heughan auditioned for James Bond

If you’ve seen the red-haired Sam Heughan on Amazon’s Outlander, then you’ll know that he’s the ultimate action man. It’s perhaps not that surprising then, that he Sam Heughan auditioned for James Bond. He’s been thrust back in time in Outlander and forced into the pressure zone on Doctors, so did the Bond producers miss a trick in opting for Daniel Craig? Outlander news from Outlander tours Edinburgh – visit three to five Outlander locations in one day , including Lallybroch and Castle Leoch “I did audition…

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Outlander author Diana Gabaldon talks about her favourite books and writing methods

Outlander author Diana Gabaldon talks about her favourite books and writing methods

The Great American Read, hosted by TV personality and journalist Meredith Vieira, is an eight-part TV competition shining a national spotlight on the importance of reading and will feature an interview with Diana Gabaldon,   best known for her Outlander series of novels and the STARZ TV series derived from it. Outlander news from Outlander tours . In fact, the TV series returned Outlander to the No. 1 spot on the New York Times best seller list 23 years after it was first…

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Midhope Castle – Outlander’s Lallybroch

Midhope Castle – Outlander’s Lallybroch

Midhope Castle – Outlander’s Lallybroch Located on the Hopetoun Estate is Midhope Castle which is the external location for fictional Lallybroch, the family home of character Jamie Fraser. Midhope Castle dates back to the 15th Century and although the exterior is relatively intact the castle is derelict inside and not open to the public . Book your Outlander tours on 07305-294773 . Hopetoun House Hopetoun House was designed by William Bruce and then altered and extended by William Adam, Hopetoun House…

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Outlander fans visitor numbers to the Clan Fraser memorial are up

Outlander fans visitor numbers to the Clan Fraser memorial are up

Historians who maintain the Culloden Battlefield in Scotland are reportedly blaming fans of the novels and TV series for trampling the area around the Clan Fraser memorial . The property manager of Culloden says more than 180,000 people visited the battlefield last year, up 28 percent from 2016. Some even left behind little cutouts of Sam Heughan, who plays Jamie Fraser on the Starz drama. Outlander news from Outlander tours . The Battle of Culloden was teased at the end…

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Outlander tours

Outlander tours

Tours start at 10 am . Our private group tours take up to four people to three Outlander filming locations. We also offer bespoke private tours with the option of choosing your own itinerary . Tours start from locations in Edinburgh . Normal pickup point is Edinburgh city centre from your hotel or accommodation . Other pickup points can be arranged . Itinerary On this tour we visit various locations used for filming the hit series Outlander. Based on the…

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