Self catering holiday accommodation, caravans and chalets in Isle of Skye
There are so many different landscapes in the Scottish highlands that you will find that it can be tricky knowing exactly which part of it to stay. However, holiday rentals in the Isle of Skye will offer you a great location because it has some of the best scenery and many areas of natural beauty to look at and to explore. It is just a few miles off the coast of Scotland and therefore not difficult to get to.
There are a great selection of holiday rental cottages and other self catering homes available as family accommodation because many naturalists and photographers as well as geologists and artists choose to visit the area. Of course, many people just choose to enjoy and admire without having a professional interest but just want to admire the views. There are so many wonderful plants and animals as well as great views that the area is inspirational and even if you are not normally artistic or creative, you may find that you feel like being so while you are staying here.
The island has been inhabited since Mesolithic times and so there is some very interesting history to discover and many people enjoy looking in to this during their stay. There are some of the country's oldest archaeological sites to look at. You can even get a taste of the traditions of the place just by mixing with the people, many of whom still speak the Gaelic language. There is therefore plenty to keep everyone amused and interested and so much opportunity to relax that you are bound to end your family vacation feeling calm.