Living in the Highlands
The Highland region is a great place to live. Its cosmopolitan capital Inverness, attractive towns and villages combine with its stunning natural environment to provide an outstanding quality of life.
Learning opportunities in the Highlands for people of all ages are varied and accessible across the diverse geography of the region.
With 3 major hospitals in the area alongside over 70 GP and health centres, the Highlands is exceptionally well equipped to deal with the spectrum of medical issues.
Sport and Recreation
The Highlands are a world class location for outdoor pursuits, with facilities for different sports and activities available throughout the region, but also with wilderness areas for those who prefer extreme challenges.
Arts and Culture
The Highlands has a rich history and culture, and is home to many of the most talented artists, performers and crafts people in the country.
Despite its scale, contours and islands & remote peninsulas, ways of getting around the region are well established and only rarely are difficulties encountered by adverse weather or other disruptions.