These are the 10 best ways of avoiding midge bites in Scotland
Many an adventure has been ruined by a midge attack, but if you prepare in advance there are ways of avoiding becoming a snack for Scotland’s most fearsome predator.
Unfortunately it’s also home to an estimated 180,750 trillion Highland Midges, each one capable of giving a painful and itchy bite.
As if that isn’t bad enough, they tend to hunt in packs, with thousands descending from seemingly nowhere to feast on your skin.
If you are venturing to the Highlands this summer there is hope though – a range of clever tricks to avoid the troublesome insects, or at least stop them from biting you.
Here are the 10 best way to stop being eaten alive by midges.
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