Further afield, take a road trip along the South West Coastal 300, visiting the harbour village of Portpatrick and the Mull of Galloway
Lighthouse at Scotland's southernmost point.
Peter had bumped into director Kristoffer Nyholm two years ago while staying at the Mull of Galloway
lighthouse, where the movie was ultimately filmed.
Shot around the Mull of Galloway
last year, the movie - originally titled Keepers - hits UK cinemas in March.
It reaches the most southerly point in Scotland at Mull of Galloway
and visits the county's highest village, Wanlockhead, nestled in the Lowther Hills at 1531ft above sea level.
Boats finding shelter around the Mull of Galloway
have taken good numbers of pollock to 4lb, wrasse and a few hounds.
"The peculiar thing is he mentions being a bird watcher and a member of the RSPB and his bottle washed up in Scotland and was found right here in the Mull of Galloway
which is a bird protection sanctuary.
Nathan Liam Malcolm had a great few days at the Mull of Galloway
, taking at least 20 pollock in the 2-4lb range, three around 5lb, and Nathan with the best at 7lb on lures, along with bass to 2.5lb and dogfish.
Nearby is the Mull of Galloway
nature reserve where thousands of sea birds nest in the cliffs in spring and summer.
The centre, which covers waters from the Point of Ayr on the Dee Estuary through Merseyside, Morecambe and South Cumbria, all the way up to the Mull of Galloway
, is to close later this year with the loss of up to 20 jobs.
Over three days we just scratched the surface of what's on offer, but there are botanical gardens nearby, the Mull of Galloway
, and numerous harbours, coves and bays to explore.
These charters usually operate out of the Mull of Galloway
, Scotland's most southerly point, but early in the year they head up to Oban for the massive common skate that frequent the area.