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The Highlands and Islands (including Outer Hebrides, Moray Speyside and Aberdeenshire) have been named a top 10 region in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2019.

Best in Travel is Lonely Planet’s flagship global multi-channel campaign with an estimated reach of around three billion. It is made up of four core categories – top 10 countries, cities, regions and best value destinations which are promoted via the hardback travel annual (the bestselling travel annual in the world) and a dedicated content hub on (11m unique users globally).

The Highlands and Islands are the only UK region to feature in any of the categories for 2019.

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