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Can You Tell Which Of These Pictures Were Taken In Scotland?

Can you tell which views are homegrown in Scotland, and which are from other destinations around the world?

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  1. 1. Scottish Munro or Swiss Alps?

    Flickr: totspurjohn
    Scottish mountain
    Swiss Alps
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scottish mountain

    You don't have to go all the way to Switzerland for snowy mountain views, this one was taken near Gelncoe.

  2. 2. Scottish loch or New Zealand fjord?

    Flickr: swisscan
    Scottish loch
    New Zealand fjord
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    New Zealand fjord

    Whilst Scotland does have a fine array of water based attractions, this one is actually Milford Sound in New Zealand.

  3. 3. Scottish Highlands or Rocky Mountains?

    Flickr: weesam
    Scottish Highlands
    Rocky Mountains
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Rocky Mountains

    This terrain-tastic pic is from across the pond in Colorado.

  4. 4. Scottish snow drift or Arctic tundra?

    Flickr: ross_vernal
    Scottish snow drift
    Arctic tundra
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scottish snow drift

    Fear not, you won't find any polar bears here on Stob Coire Sgriodain.

  5. 5. Scottish beach or South of France?

    Flickr: europealacarte / Via europealacarte.co.uk
    Scottish beach
    South of France
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scottish beach

    It may be on our doorstep (well, the Shetland Islands), but it's just as nice as Nice.

  6. 6. The Outer Hebrides or Western Australia?

    Flickr: sunova_surfboards
    Outer Hebrides
    Western Australia
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Western Australia

    Not quite so local, you'd have to head down under for a slice of this action.

  7. 7. Aviemore or Argentina?

    Flickr: doug88888
    Aviemore
    Argentina
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Argentina

    This snowy scene is from South America.

  8. 8. Isle of Skye or Spanish coastline?

    Flickr: paulobrandao
    Isle of Skye
    Spanish coastline
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Spanish coastline

    We can't claim this coastline, or the dashing lighthouse, it's actually from north west Spain.

  9. 9. Scottish loch or Italian lake?

    Flickr: conner395
    Scottish loch
    Italian lake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scottish loch

    Good view of Loch Ness, but no sighting of the monster.

  10. 10. Scottish coastline or Mexican beach?

    Flickr: 27190564@N02
    Scottish coastline
    Mexican beach
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Mexican beach

    Maybe the sky's just a bit *too* blue for this one to be mistaken for Scotland, it's the view in south eastern Mexico.

  11. 11. Scotland or California?

    Flickr: adrian_kingsley-hughes
    Scotland
    California
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scotland

    This dramatic scene is Kilt Rock on the Isle of Skye.

  12. 12. Scottish Highlands or Peruvian mountain?

    Flickr: henry_hemming
    Scottish Highlands
    Peruvian mountain
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scottish Highlands

    This mountainous view is from Stac Pollaidh, near Ullapool, in the Highlands.

  13. 13. Scottish loch or Croatian coast?

    Flickr: 87548330@N06
    Scottish loch
    Croatian coast
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Croatian coast

    Taken from the city walls of Dubrovnik, this is a shot of the Croatian coast.

  14. 14. Sled dogs in Scotland or Alaska?

    Flickr: robinmcconnell
    Scotland
    Alaska
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scotland

    From the Aviemore Sled Dog Rally 2012.

  15. 15. Western Isles or Italian fishing village?

    Flickr: j_and_h
    Western Isles
    Italian village
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Western Isles

    This is the view of Iona from Fionnphort on the Isle of Mull.

  16. 16. Scotland or Switzerland?

    Flickr: photophilde
    Scotland
    Switzerland
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Switzerland

    This lush, green wonderland is property of Switzerland. I can practically *hear* Maria doing her "Sound of Music" thing (yes I know that was Austria).

  17. 17. Scottish loch or Swedish glacier?

    Flickr: ross_vernal
    Scottish loch
    Swedish glacier
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scottish loch

    This picture is of Loch Trieg.

  18. 18. Scottish coastal village or Norwegian coastal village?

    Flickr: sansbury
    Scottish coastal village
    Norwegian coastal village
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scottish coastal village

    Crovie is a small village on the Aberdeenshire coast.

  19. 19. Scottish harbour or Canadian harbour?

    Flickr: archer10
    Scottish harbour
    Canadian harbour
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Canadian harbour

    This boat trawls for Scallops in Nova Scotia, Canada

  20. 20. Scottish beach scene or Barbados beach scene?

    Flickr: ben124
    Scotland
    Barbados
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Barbados

    Don't let those clouds fool you, this beach is Barbados, baby.

  21. 21. Scottish valley or Austrian valley?

    Flickr: mendhak
    Scottish valley
    Austrian valley
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scottish valley

    This one's ours and it's found near the Bridge of Orchy.

  22. 22. Scottish sand or Hawaiian sand?

    Flickr: tams
    Scottish sand
    Hawaiian sand
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scottish sand

    Move over Hawaii, this sun spot is in Dornoch.

  23. 23. Scotland or Canada?

    Flickr: irenicrhonda
    Scotland
    Canada
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Scotland

    This one's Scotland too, and it's a beauty. Another Highlands scene, it's Loch Glascarnoch and the Glascarnoch Dam.

  24. 24. Scottish sunset or Vietnamese sunset?

    Flickr: meenaghd
    Scottish sunset
    Vietnamese sunset
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Vietnamese sunset

    It's got islands, it's got sea, it could be Scotland, but it's actually Ca Mau in Vietnam.

Can You Tell Which Of These Pictures Were Taken In Scotland?

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