An environmental conservationist and landowner has set an end-of-year deadline for his wolf reserve in the Scottish Highlands.
The Castle of Mey and its popular gardens is to officially open its doors on May 1 for the 2018 tourist season – hoping to build on a record-breaking year in 2017.
Desperate west Highland locals were told by Highland Council that they will have to wait for years before potholed roads around the Applecross peninsula are repaired.
A tourism boom in the Highlands the Islands has smashed the £1billion barrier for the first time in terms of economic impact - growing by a third in just four years.
Taking in more than 500 miles of breathtaking scenery, the North Coast 500, a route dubbed Scotland’s answer to America’s Route 66, has been a runaway success.
It is one of the most instantly recognisable locations in the north-east, but supporters of one of Aberdeenshire’s most iconic landmarks feel “let down” after it was omitted from an ambitious new tourist route.
More than 260 Highland businesses along the North Coast 500 route are set to benefit from “first class” training and new information boards to help them better market local attractions.
A major new road safety strategy for the Highlands and islands is being drawn up by police to cope with the soaring number of motorists using the North Coast 500.
A new initiative is being launched today to raise awareness of the safest way for drivers to use single track roads and passing places in the Highlands.
A 360-degree trail around Loch Ness for walkers, cyclists and horse riders could bring a huge economic boost to the Highlands.
New research by a conservation charity has highlighted the potential risk to tourism posed by industrial developments such as windfarms encroaching on Scotland’s scenic landscapes.
Tourism Secretary Fiona Hyslop yesterday urged any organisation whose operations might interrupt traffic flow on the popular North Coast 500 route to consult widely.
You've decided that your next holiday will take you around the North Coast 500 route.
Promoters behind the NorthCoast500 phenomenon are confident that a year of interruptions by nuclear convoys will not deter tourists.
A hugely-popular tourist driving route faces disruption while a stretch is used to transport nuclear waste.
Whisky lovers will be in their element while travelling around the NC500.
NC500 bosses pledged to deliver a "lasting legacy" for the Highlands as a study showed the route had transformed the local economy.
Driving a big American car along Route 66 will be on many people's dream holiday list.
Since its inception in 2015, the North Coast 500 has been a massive success, triggering a holiday trade boom from the surge of traffic now following the 500-mile coastal touring route around Inverness-shire, Ross-shire, Sutherland and Caithness.
The head of the North Coast 500 (NC500) has revealed major changes to the organisation, aimed at ensuring the tourism initiative's massive initial success continues.
Travelling around the NC500 is a truly magical experience.
There are many ways you can enjoy the 500-mile route that is the NC500.
Speyside's Malt Whisky Trail could form the backbone of a tourist trail in Moray to rival the North Coast 500.
Driving along the NC500 you will be able to see the most magnificent views and maybe even lucky to spot wildlife in their natural habitat.
World-record-breaking Scottish cyclist Graeme Obree has backed the idea of a new cycling event being created in and around the North Coast 500 in the Highlands.
Major investment has been demanded for the north's busiest road after new figures revealed traffic has more than doubled in recent years.
The head of Scotland's main tourism agency has backed plans for a North Coast 500 style transformation of a Highland railway line.
A remote crofting community appears to have succeeded in forcing the brakes on drivers racing through their village on the popular NorthCoast500 route.
The "frightening" speed of cars through a village on the NorthCoast500 tourist route has prompted calls for a 30mph limit.
Highland councillors are being urged to reject a Caithness windfarm plan - despite the possibility of a potentially costly appeal from a spurned developer.
The Queen Mother's old Scottish home has seen a huge rise in visitors from being a Royal pit stop on a drive said to be Scotland's Route 66.
Scotland's answer to Route 66 has helped to drive up tourist numbers dramatically on the north west coast.