Wigtown – Scotland’s National Book Town

I’ve been here too and absolutely loved it. In fact, I found one of my aunt’s childhood chalet school stories for sale in one of the second hand kids’ book shops which was a distinctly strange but happy experience!

52 books or bust

There is nothing quite like a town dedicated to the written word, and that is why I had to visit Wigtown while camping in the area. This quaint seaside town in Southern Scotland boasts more than 20 book shops and hosts an annual book festival in an attempt at economic rejuvenation.

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