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Places of Interest in Scotland

Places of Interest in Scotland

Places of Interest in Scotland (126)

Interesting places and location in Scotland. Find facts and descriptions of Scottish towns, castles, Islands and other Scottish travel destinations in an informal yet informative layout.

Wednesday, 21 November 2012 15:47

Castle Kennedy and Gardens

Castle Kennedy Gardens is a part of Stair Estates, located in the South West corner of Scotland.

Thursday, 01 November 2012 12:20

Inveresk Lodge Garden

A must-visit destination for all keen gardeners, this delightful hillside garden is just awaiting discovery. Tucked away within its stone boundary walls you will find unusual plants as well as familiar friends growing within mixed beds and borders.

Thursday, 01 November 2012 12:12

The Hill House

High on a hill in Helensburgh, overlooking the River Clyde, sits what is universally regarded as Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s finest domestic creation.

Thursday, 01 November 2012 11:22

Brodick Castle, Garden & Country Park

The quintessential Victorian ‘Highland’ estate, Brodick Castle, Garden & Country Park on the Isle of Arran is the perfect place for a family day out.

Tuesday, 30 October 2012 21:23

Gilmerton Cove

Gilmerton Cove, four miles south of Edinburgh city centre, is a former subterranean dwelling hewn out of solid rock.

Wednesday, 24 October 2012 19:46

Linlithgow Palace

The magnificent ruins of Linlithgow Palace are set in a park beside a loch.

Wednesday, 24 October 2012 14:10

Drum Castle, Garden & Estate

The combination of a 13th-century square tower, a Jacobean mansion house and the additions of the Victorian lairds make Drum Castle unique among Scottish castles.

Wednesday, 24 October 2012 10:14

Castle Fraser, Garden & Estate

Castle Fraser is one of the grandest of the Scottish baronial tower houses.

Wednesday, 24 October 2012 09:49

Preston Mill & Phantassie Doocot

Hidden away in the rural idyll of East Linton resides an architectural oddity beloved by artists and photographers. Preston Mill, with its distinctive Dutch style conical-roof, was East Lothian’s last working water mill.

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