This fascinating journey delivers the best of Scotland, England’s Lake District, North Wales, and the Emerald Isle. Begin in lively Glasgow and head north via the “Bonnie Banks” of Loch Lomond to Fort William, Loch Ness, and the Highland capital of Inverness. Travel south, stopping to visit a whisky distillery and Balmoral Castle (when open). ...
See the best of Edinburgh, Scotland in four days. This itinerary is perfect for first-time visitors and includes all the popular attractions in the city. http://www.mintnotion.com/travel/see-the-best-of-edinburgh-in-4-days/
The small Irish city of Kilkenny, was once the medieval capital of Ireland and dates back to the 6th century when a monastic settlement was created by Saint Canice. Have a look at how it looks like by clicking on the following link: http://www.lolaakinmade.com/europe/photos-of-kilkenny-ireland/
Edinburgh is a beautiful historic city rich both in culture and history. As the capital of Scotland, there are no questions that it is the busiest hub in Scotland and makes for a perfect weekend trip for those living in the UK. A mere 5 hours train ride from London and a short flight to many different locations in Europe, it's a great place for a stopover as well.