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  • Appealing Tranquillity of Arduaine Garden

    During winter, the region of Argyll and surrounding areas usually display landscapes that are rocky, blanketed in grass or coastal. Locations such as the Arduaine Garden bring a change of ...

  • Discover Lovely Loch Awe

    The village of Lochawe was named after one of the three biggest freshwater lochs in the country, namely Loch Awe, on the banks of which it was built. The loch is often referred to as the ...

  • A Visit to Cambuskenneth Abbey

    Even though the quaint village of Cambuskenneth is located near to Stirling, it still has an atmosphere of seclusion from the fast pace of the cities. It was King David I who requested that ...

  • Tour the Laidhay Croft Museum

    Located just north of Dunbeath in south-east Caithness, Scotland, the Laidhay Croft Museum is made up of three main buildings, with the farmhouse believed to have been built in the early ...

  • Olympic Torch to Journey through Scotland

    The opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics will be held on 27 July 2012. The official, and symbolic, Olympic Torch will be arriving in the United Kingdom seventy days prior to the big ...

  • Hike the Historic Cateran Trail

    For centuries, up until approximately the seventeenth century, the hills and landscapes of the Cateran Trail were dominated by the Caterans. They were feared cattle thieves and descended on ...

  • The Famous Stone of Scone

    The date 15 November 1996 is a day to remember for Scotland, as it was the day when the Stone of Scone, also referred to as the Stone of Destiny, was returned. While in London, at ...

  • The Unique Whaligoe Steps in Caithness

    It can probably be described as one of the most unusual fishing stations that Scotland has ever had. This unique destination is located in Caithness. With cliffs of two hundred and fifty ...

  • Whisky Tourism Soars

    Even though the company name Diageo might not ring any bells, this London based company’s products are most certainly known worldwide. It is a company that specializes in alcoholic ...

  • 2011 T in the Park Line-Up

    In 1994 the very first T in the Park festival was inaugurated. It was such a massive success that it has been held annually ever since. The shows were previously hosted at Strathclyde Park, but ...