A spooky Scottish story straight out of Outlander

Outlander, the popular TV series based on the novels of Diana Gabaldon, has always asked its viewers to suspend their disbelief. The show has dabbled in witchcraft, voodoo spells, stories of fairies and the antics of kelpies. And, of course, the very heart of the show revolves around time travel, as the adventure begins when heroine Claire Randall touches the standing stones of Scotland’s Craigh … Continue reading A spooky Scottish story straight out of Outlander

Strange Tales from Six Sacred Stone Sites of Scotland

Claire Randall Fraser launched a time traveling odyssey after touching the fictional Craig Na Dun stone circle in television show Outlander. While it may have been a fantastical voyage, the strange powers felt at Scotland’s sacred stone sites have long been documented. The Ring of Brodgar, Orkney, where young couples would go to bless their union. PIC: TSPL/Donald MacLeod 18.03.06 With some of Scotland’s stone … Continue reading Strange Tales from Six Sacred Stone Sites of Scotland