There are so many magical places to explore. I can’t even begin to tell you how much research I have put into covering the topic of fairytale destinations . I am often asked, “What is your favorite fairytale place?” And every time I go completely blank. My mind becomes an electrical impulse pinball machine as I look back upon my research and wanderlust.
There is no way in my lifetime that I could ever choose just one.
Skye is a fortress of myth and legend. Stories of epic bloodletting battles, tales of mythical creatures, and even dinosaur prints are par for a visit to its six unique regions. It is home to scores of historical and archaeological sites, castles, lush gardens and landscapes, all offering a wide variety of outdoor activities to enjoy. With landmarks on the map like the Fairy Pools, Fairy Glen and the Fairy Bridge, the Isle of Skye is sure to enchant most anyone.
The history, magic and myth of Skye embodies the very essence of fairytale travel and is truly an unforgettable experience. It’s one of those places that bring me back to a time when I was a princess skipping stones in a pond behind my childhood home. It’s funny how the smallest detail can be so concise in unearthing the oldest memories of ones youth. Perhaps this is why I am so passionate about fairytale travel, and why so many people are charmed by legend and lore. From this I will reason that my favorite fairytale place may not be yours, but the Isle of Skye is undoubtedly a perfect place to start searching.
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