Why You Should Get Off the Motorway and Visit Scotland’s West Lothian Region
Travelers visit Scotland to experience rugged landscapes, ancient history, and unique culture. While West Lothian has all this, its location between Edinburgh and Glasgow means it’s often bypassed in favor of the bigger cities — despite being located just off the M8 motorway. Sculpture gardens, award-winning theaters, famous movie locations, and royal palaces await those willing to make a pit stop, and if all this isn’t enough, it’s also home to a famous queen, a Time-Lord, and a global singing sensation. Here are the best things to do in West Lothian.