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  • Discover Dunrobin Castle in Sutherland

    In a country renowned for its ancient history and magnificent buildings, Dunrobin Castle in Sutherland, Scotland, stands out as exceptional. With its beautifully manicured gardens, majestic ...

  • Explore Real Mary King’s Close

    Many have tried to establish exactly who Mary King was. Documentation has shown that a Mary King did live in Mary King's Close in the 1630s. She was a respected business woman, which led to ...

  • Visiting the Historic Monboddo House

    The date stone on the Monboddo House has the very distinct signature of the arms of Douglas being impaled by the arms of Ervine, and has the initials of Elizabeth and Robert Ervine engraved ...

  • Fair Isle Bird Observatory

    A Royal Scottish Museum Curator, Eagle Clark, was the first to recognize how important Fair Isle is to the documentation of local and migrating bird species. He began his studies in 1905, ...

  • Tour the Town of Largs

    The quaint town of Largs is located approximately fifty kilometers from the city of Glasgow and has become a very popular seaside destination. Its magnificent history and exciting ties to ...

  • Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Regimental Museum

    To appreciate the Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Regimental Museum, one has to understand the important role this infantry regiment played in history and that it is still held in high ...

  • Lewis Grassic Gibbon

    Born in the village of Auchterless in Aberdeenshire on 13 February 1901, James Leslie Mitchell went on to become one of Scotland’s most respected writers. Using the pseudonym of Lewis ...

  • Seadrift Visitor Centre in Dunnet

    Located in the Highlands of Scotland, in Caithness, Dunnet is a quaint village with numerous museums, archeological sites and historical structures depicting the fascinating heritage of the ...

  • Amazing Art at Trongate 103

    Trongate 103 is a new and innovative way to explore art. It has given it new life and an exciting vision to the running of art galleries and studios, becoming a centre for the exploration ...

  • Edinburgh Animated

    There is great excitement surrounding the new movie The Illusionist. It is an animated film that took several years to complete, and has used the city of Edinburgh as the backdrop for most ...