Peeblesshire, also known as Tweeddale, was one of the historic counties of Scotland and the region it occupied is now part of the Scottish Borders. Nevertheless, the local people are proud of their heritage and the name is still used by many people and business in the region. With the attractive scenery the region offers and many links to local counties with much more on offer there is planet to see and do here, and many tourists visit the region each year. The town of Peebles is the main centre and features a great deal of interest in terms of its past, while the surrounding region is rich in eventful Scottish history. Using the excellent road networks in the area is a great way of getting from place to place and many tourists choose to make use of the many local taxi firms that offer their services in the Peeblesshire region.