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Fort William – Outdoor Capital of the UK

Fort William - A Centre of Outdoor Activities in The Highlands: Since the opening of the Caledonian Canal "An Canal Cailleannach" in 1822, tourists have been coming to Fort William and the numbers grew after the arrival of the railway in 1894.   Known as An Gearasdan in Gaelic, or "the Garrison" … [Read More...]

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Things to see

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Balmoral Castle – A Favourite Summer Retreat of the Queen

Balmoral Castle is a Scottish Castle on the Royal Deeside in Aberdeenshire: One of the Queen’s favourite summertime retreats is Balmoral Castle. Set amongst the magnificent scenery of Royal Deeside in Aberdeenshire, Balmoral Castle has been the Scottish home of the British Royal Family for over … [Read More...]

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Shopping

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Livingston Designer Outlet | West Lothian

Livingston Designer Outlet is Scotland's largest: McArthurGlen's Livingston Designer Outlet opened in October 2000 and is Scotland's largest designer discount outlet.  Under the centre's spectacular glass roof, there are over 90 shops and the major brands here include British favourites and other … [Read More...]

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Eating and Drinking

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The Wee Dram that the Queen Enjoyed

Royal Lochnagar - The Single Malt Whisky With the Royal Seal of Approval: Royal Lochnagar is a distillery situated on the south side of the River Dee about a half a mile from Balmoral Castle. There are indeed many whisky distilleries in Scotland, but few malt whiskies can claim the "Royal" … [Read More...]

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Getting around

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Edinburgh Airport (EDI) – Edinburgh Airport Tranport

Edinburgh Airport Transport: Transfers From and To Edinburgh Airport: Edinburgh Airport is Scotland's main airport and it is home to more than 40 airlines which serve over 100 destinations. With some nine million passengers a year passing through Edinburgh Airport, it is Scotland's busiest … [Read More...]

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Useful Facts

Free Wi-Fi Access in Glasgow

Where to Get Free Wi-Fi Access in Glasgow We arrive in Glasgow in the early evening with just enough time to make it to George Square in the city centre. Our hotel, the Radisson Hotel is about a 15 minutes walk away. We wanted to take snaps of the … [Read More...]

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