This land of mists and heather will capture your imagination as a study abroad destination. Surrounded by the ocean except for its southeast border with England, Scotland is rich in archaeological sites and well-preserved landmarks. Let it weave its magic around you as you saunter through stone-built villages and churches, soaking up the centuries-old atmosphere of this ancient land.
Edinburgh, the first UNESCO City of Literature, hosts the annual world-renowned Edinburgh Art Festival and the Festival Fringe which are attended by almost half a million visitors a year. Soak up the creative atmosphere of this capital city.
This second-largest country in the United Kingdom also has over 700 islands, which are renowned for having some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. Catch a ferry to visit the picturesque isles of Iona and Skye, and steep yourself in their wild beauty.