Central Highlands shopping

Top Choice Books in Fort William

Highland Bookshop

As well as a good selection of fiction and children's books, this shop stocks a superb range of outdoor-related books and maps covering climbing, walking, cycling, canoeing and other subjects. The upstairs lounge of…
Arts & Crafts in Pitlochry

Melt Gallery

This gallery is a treasure trove of quality Scottish arts and crafts, including polished aluminium jewellery that is handmade in the owner's workshop at the back. Potential purchases include paintings, photography, …
Food in Ballater

Dee Valley Confectioners

Drool over the manu­facture of traditional Scottish sweeties at this confectioner's workshop and store.
Jewellery in Pitlochry


Just behind the tourist office, Heathergems is the factory outlet for a most unusual form of jewellery made from natural heather stems, which are dyed and pressed to create colourful, original pieces. You can watch …
Market in Inverness

Victorian Market

If the rain comes down, you could opt for a spot of retail therapy in the Victorian Market, a shopping mall that dates from the 1890s and has rather more charm than its modern equivalents.
Food & Drinks in Rum

Village Shop

There's a small grocery shop and post office at Kinloch.
Food & Drinks in Braemar


Grocery store (with ATM) in the village centre.
Food & Drinks in Mallaig

Co-op Supermarket

The town's main grocery store.