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The Three Stops You Must Make in Scotland

If you’re planning on visiting Scotland, you’re in for a real treat. This is a beautiful country with a rich history and culture, and there is any number of things to see and do here. 332 more words

Freelance Writing

On this day in 1543 - Mary of Guise and Mary Queen of Scots fled Linlithgow Palace

Mary, Queen of Scots was just six days old when she inherited the Scottish throne after the death of her father, King James V.

Upon the King’s death Cardinal Beaton claimed custody of the infant Queen, claiming that the King had written in his will that… 178 more words

Tudor Chronicles

Family Fun

Our adventures continue in Scotland, we have visited Stirling Castle, Loch Leven and pottered around in the local area. It’s been great spending quality time with everyone, although we are ready to see Steve over here. 897 more words

Traversing the Highlands of Scotland (Part 2)

“FREEDOM!!!” A very powerful word further popularized by an award-winning film Braveheart. We all have cried over the scenes of Murron’s execution, the betrayal and execution of William Wallace (played by Mel Gibson) and the final speech of Robert the Bruce.   1,862 more words


Stirling Castle, Fort William, Portree, oh my!

Monday, June 29, 2015

After our previous haggis overdose, the last thing Sara and I wanted was to eat any more haggis. So, on Monday morning, we got a nice bowl of porridge (apparently it was instant oatmeal, scottish style) and then got ourselves over to the train station. 1,382 more words