Videos tagged with "town"
Scenes from Banff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland [04:26]
Banff is a town in the Banff and Buchan area of Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Banff is situated on Banff Bay and faces the town of Macduff across the estuary of t...
A Guided Tour of Melbourne, Australia - Based From Crown Casino [02:52]
If you're looking for somewhere to go while in town, Lynn Gilmartin gives a tour of the surrounding areas of Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia. --- Latest...
Sanquhar, Scotland [01:20]
Historic town in southern Scotland.
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.
Nick in Greenock, Scotland [03:10]
Featured by Nick Lido's Travel Journal. Greenock (listen); Scottish Gaelic: Grianaig, is a town and administrative centre in the Inverclyde council area in Scotland, United Kingdom, and a former burgh within the historic county of Renfrewshire, located in the West Central Lowlands of Scotland. It forms part of a contiguous urban area with Gourock to the West and Port Glasgow to the East. It lies on the south bank of the Clyde at the "Tail of the Bank" where the River Clyde expands into the Firth of Clyde.