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Stirling Castle

Next stop was a day spent in Stirling.  Our destination – Stirling Castle.  Steeped in centuries of history Stirling Castle has fallen in and out of Scottish and English rule throughout the years.  112 more words


Dictionary Project, Volume X: Scotland

The Dictionary Project is a post-a-day exploration of The Century Dictionary and Cylopedia, a twelve-volume set printed in New York in 1901. The Project runs from October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015, and matches volume numbers to calendar months. 297 more words

Dictionary Project

Finding Freedom in Scotland

Going after a dream has a price. But however costly it may be, it is never as high as the price paid by people who didn’t live” 627 more words

Doune Castle

I spent 4 nights staying at Strathyre in a Forest Holidays cabin which provided the perfect base for exploring some of the nearby attractions and doing a bit of hiking along the marked forestry commission walks.  240 more words


Kilts, Cashmere, and Haggis... an adventure in Edinburgh, Scotland

Our trip to Bath taught us how to love our base home in London. Our trip to Edinburgh taught us to miss family vacations. Mom, Dad thanks for all those planned excursions, paid for meals, tacky t-shirts, and hotel rooms. 1,057 more words