The Fiery Cross/Calling of the Clans

Season 5 of the Outlander TV series is based on ‘The Fiery Cross’, the fifth book in the Outlander series written by Diana Gabaldon. But what does the fiery cross (in Gaelic ‘Crann Tara’) refer to? The fiery cross was a means of communicating among clans and was principally used as a signal for the… Continue reading The Fiery Cross/Calling of the Clans

Jamie’s Inverness

If you are visiting Inverness and wonder what the town would have looked like in Jamie’s time then read this blog post.  Inverness has changed dramatically since the 18th century but some of the buildings from Jamie’s time still stands in Inverness and I have included some of them here. Abertarff House The first building… Continue reading Jamie’s Inverness

Places to visit for Outlander Fans In the Inverness Area

We are Outlander fans who are lucky enough to live in or around Inverness. We set up this blog to help other Outlander fans who come to Inverness but also to share some of our Outlander adventures. One of the Questions we often get asked is ‘besides Culloden Battlefield and Clava Cairns (which are both… Continue reading Places to visit for Outlander Fans In the Inverness Area