Videos tagged with "isla"
5 Private Islands for Sale [01:27]
See these 5 private islands that are up for sale. Want to have your own island? Then check out these private islands that are currently for sale on the marke...
Nightingale Island Reprise [01:46]
One year after the devastating oil spill on remote, Nightingale Island, I returned to this UNESCO-protected habitat to see how things had improved. I was ple...
Tractor In River Tay Perth Perthshire Scotland [01:17]
Tour Scotland February video of a tractor in the River Tay on visit to Perth, Perthshire. The tractor was going across to Moncreiffe Island, also known as Friarton Island, which divides the River Tay into two channels as it flows through Perth. The King James VI Golf Course is situated on, and covers much of the island, with the remaining land used for allotments.
March View Loch Leven Kinross Perthshire Scotland [01:58]
Tour Scotland March video of Loch Leven on visit to Kinross, Perthshire. Roughly triangular, in shap this Scottish loch is about miles long at its longest. The town of Kinross lies at its western end. Loch Leven Castle lies on an island a short way offshore. This was a royal castle from 1257, and was stormed by William Wallace after being captured by the English. The English besieged the castle in 1301, but it was relieved before it could captured. It was visited by Robert the Bruce. The castle was held against Edward Balliol and the English in 1335. By the end of the 14th century, it had passed to the Douglases of Lochleven. Lochleven passed to the Bruces, then the Grahams, and the Montgomerys. Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned in the castle and forced to abdicate as queen, before escaping with the help of her jailer's family.
Scott Gravestone Rossie Island Cemetery Montrose Angus Scotland [00:46]
Tour Scotland video of the Scotts of Rossie gravestone on visit to Rossie Island cemetery in Montrose, Angus.