Scottish Borders, Scotland

Hermitage Castle (courtesy of Postdif)

Visitor Information

The Scottish Borders is one of 32 council areas of Scotland. It borders the City of Edinburgh, Dumfries and Galloway, East Lothian, Midlothian, South Lanarkshire, West Lothian and, to the south and east, Northumberland in England. The administrative centre of the area is Newtown St. Boswells. Historically, the name Scottish Borders designated the entire border region of southern Scotland and, together with neighbouring areas of England, was part of the historical Borders region.

Places to Visit

Newcastleton

St. Mary's Loch

Location

Haunted Hotspot