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MM 3-22 A View from Stirling Castle

We visited Stirling Castle one day on one of our Rabbie’s bus tours out of Glasgow. This photo is one of many shots I took of the different views from the castle walls and it will be my entry for this week’s Monochrome Madness Challenge. 242 more words

Travel

Good as new

I am just back from Bloody Scotland. No, I’m not swearing, I’m referring to Scotland’s prestigious crime festival in Stirling. I’ve been rubbing shoulders with the likes of Val Mcdermid and Ian Rankin. 287 more words

Fiction

Stirling Castle

When Joel and I visited Stirling Castle on our trip to Scotland, I didn’t know what to expect. I knew it was going to be good, but I had no idea of the staggering amount of restoration that has gone into making this castle one of the best (if not… 341 more words

Stirling's Makar

Clive Wright is the current Makar for Stirling.

Clive Wright has taught both our children how to play piano.

This film is from a family who expresses thanks.

Scotland

A Taste of Scotland

Scotland has been on my travel bucket list for quite sometime, I was quite excited to be able to see this beautiful country. I was invited to attend the UK summit which was hosted by the Visit London and Visit Scotland, held in July.   876 more words

Scotland Road Trip | Day 3, Games & Castles

Not everyone knows this about me but I love accents. So much so that my family can predict how much I’m going to like…well…just about anyone…based on whether or not that person has an accent. 908 more words

Cross Country

The Stirling Castle

Eat my Hat

Sailors kept their chewing tobacco in their hats, the linings of which became soaked in sweat and tobacco juice. If they ran out of tobacco they would take out the linings of their hats and chew them. 973 more words

Shipwrecks