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Stirling Castle, featuring a lesson in rugby and several aphorisms

St. Andrew’s Day, celebrating the patron saint of Scotland (the one with the jaunty cross), is for many of us at unis across the country a celebration of the end of our first semester’s classes, and the free museum openings and cultural events from the highlands to the lowlands, from Fraserburgh to the Firth of Forth, make this an excellent opportunity to take a break before papers and exams.   2,061 more words


Elspeth’s Quest for Britain’s Best Castle

There’s a little season coming of Elspeth Quests – I’ve not got out much in a while, not to anywhere new :(

However, the mind, the net and books are ever here to do the walking for us… 1,574 more words

Heritage Travel

I'm Sorry, But Scotland Is Calling Me Home

So, many things have happened since my last post. I’m back from Venice, and I had a much better time just walking aimlessly around there than I did in Rome, but that’s okay. 451 more words

College Experience

Thirty Days of Thanks: Day Eighteen

I am thankful for my trip to Scotland.

With the help of my parents and grandparents, I was able to attend the Feast of Tabernacles in Stirling, Scotland in 2010.   308 more words

Thirty Days Of Thanks

Stirling Castle :: Castelo de Stirling

Stirling Castle is an impressive structure sitting on top of Castle Hill, overlooking the town and the River Forth. It is an impressive sight, whether you are inside or outside! 470 more words


October: Julia, UK Traveler Extraordinaire Part IV

My last travels in October brought me to Edinburgh, Scotland, and its surrounding attractions! My friend Tabi & I started our journey on Thursday, and arrived in Scotland in the afternoon, just in time to do a little exploring before it got too dark! 580 more words

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