Annan is located on the northern shores of the Solway Firth, quite close to the English border and is a delight for outdoors enthusiasts and those looking to soak up the stunning scenery of Dumfries and Galloway in south west Scotland.
Don't miss some examples of fine Georgian architecture; Bridge House at the end of the High Street was built in 1780 and today, it's considered one of Scotland's finest Georgian town houses.
There is lots to see and do here and keen walkers can find plenty of walks locally including the Annandale Way Walk. For those looking for something a bit more leisurely, the Annan Shore Walk provides some stunning views over the coastline and the opportunity to spot birds and other wildlife.
Fishing, golf and bird watching are all popular activities here. To fully appreciate the beauty of this coastline take a boat ride and if you're an angler you could catch salmon, sea trout and brown trout. You're spoilt for choice when it comes to dining out in Annan, from traditional restaurants and pubs serving the catch of the day to Italian pizzeria and fusion restaurants offering a hearty mix of Scottish and European cuisine.
Explore the region and visit the other villages in the area; head to Moffat to see the Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall, or enjoy the pretty lochside town of Lochmaben, where mountain biking enthusiasts will find challenging trails in the nearby Forest of Ae.
Bring the whole family and enjoy all that this corner of Scotland has to offer; start your search for holiday cottages in Annan today.