A fine selection of holiday cottages, hotels, B&Bs, inns, lodges, Travelodges, Premier Inns etc across The Lowlands. Includes Edinburgh, Glasgow, Loch Lomond and Troassachs National Park and the Scottish Borders. Pictured is the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow.
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Linlithgow Palace, West Lothian


  • Located in Linlithgow, West Lothian, The Lowlands, Scotland
  • Birthplace of Mary Queen of Scots in 1542
  • Linlithgow Palace is fifteen miles west of Edinburgh
  • In the fifteenth century, the palace was rebuilt as a Royal residence
  • Expanded until the 1603 Union of the Crowns took the Royal Court to London leaving Linlithgow little used
  • Bonnie Prince Charlie visited Linlithgow in 1745, the Duke of Cumberland's army destroyed it the following year
  • The palace is managed by Historic Scotland

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