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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Arbroath Abbey

Located in Arbroath, Angus, The Lowlands, Scotland

Less than a mile away.

Founded in 1178 by a Scottish King who was buried before the high altar of the church in 1214. Arbroath is made from distinctive red sandstone. The Abbey was once the richest in Scotland but fell into ruin after the Scot...

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House of Dun

Located in Montrose, Angus, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 12.1 miles away.

Georgian Family House close to Montrose in east Scotland. Victorian gardens overlooking the Montrose Basin. Includes: Lady Augusta Walk, adventure playground, Victorian walled garden, terraced gardens, woodland dog walk...

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The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews

Located in St. Andrews, Fife, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 16.5 miles away.

One of the world's oldest golf clubs. St Andrews is viewed as the home of world golf. Founded in 1754, King William IV became its patron in 1834...

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Glamis Castle

Located in Glamis, Angus, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 16.7 miles away.

Childhood home of the Queen Mother. Birthplace of Princess Margaret. Glamis Castle features on the Scottish ten pound note. Many legends surround the castle including those of the 'monster of Glamis', the ghost of the 'G...

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St Andrew's Castle

Located in St. Andrews, Fife, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 16.7 miles away.

Begun in the twelfth century as a home to the bishops of St Andrew's. Located on the coast and looks out across the North Sea. Houses the notorious 'bottle dungeon' which can be seen to this day. Managed by Historic Scot...

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St Andrew's Cathedral

Located in St. Andrews, Fife, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 16.8 miles away.

Founded in 1158. St Andrew's Cathedral at the time was the largest cathedral in Scotland. St Andrew's took 150 years to build, was consecrated in 1318 by Robert the Bruce and fell into disuse after the Reformation. There...

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St Andrew's University

Located in St. Andrews, Fife, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 17.3 miles away.

Founded around 1410. The oldest university in Scotland and the third oldest in the UK. Located in Fife, to the east of Scotland. Alumni include Alex Salmond (First Minister of Scotland 2007) and further back Edward Jenne...

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Tay Rail Bridge

Located in Dundee, Dundee, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 17.5 miles away.

On the east coast of Scotland. Railway bridge 2.25 miles (3.5 km) long!. Note: there's also a road bridge here called the Tay Road Bridge which is 1.4 miles (2.25 km) long...

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Edzell Castle and Gardens

Located in Edzell, Angus, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 18.1 miles away.

Dating from around 1100 and now a ruin. Edzell Castle was the seat of the Lindsay family. As Jacobites, the Lindsay family were on the losing side after the 1715 Jacobite Rising and the castle was gradually destroyed. Th...

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St Monan's Kirk

Located in St. Monance, Fife, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 25.4 miles away.

There's been a church here since the ninth century. Located by the sea in Fife, east Scotland. Existing building dates from the fourteenth century. Renovated, along with many churches, in Victorian era...

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Dunnottar Castle

Located in Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire, The Highlands & Islands, Scotland

Approximately 30.7 miles away.

Dramatically located on a rocky headland overlooking the North Sea. The ruins of Dunnottar Castle are spread over a three acre area surrounded by sheer cliffs which drop to the sea fifty metres below. The castle largely...

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Crathes Castle

Located in Crathes, Aberdeenshire, The Highlands & Islands, Scotland

Approximately 35.4 miles away.

Located to the east of Scotland in Aberdeenshire. Crathes Castle was built in the sixteenth century. The land was given as a gift to the Burnett of Leys family by King Robert the Bruce in 1323. There are nearly fours acr...

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Dirleton Castle

Located in Dirleton, East Lothian, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 36.0 miles away.

The gardens are home to the world's longest herbaceous border, as certified by the Guinness World Records. A short distance east of Edinburgh. Dirleton Castle was built in the thirteenth century. Used by Oliver Cromwell...

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Balmoral Castle and Estate

Located in Ballater, Aberdeenshire, The Highlands & Islands, Scotland

Approximately 41.6 miles away.

Royal estate within Deeside Lochnagar NSA which, in turn, is within Cairngorms National Park. As a result of its location, this is often referred to as 'Royal Deeside'. 50,000 acres bought in 1848. The area is famous for...

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Dunning Monument to Witch Burning

Located in Dunning, Perth and Kinross, The Highlands & Islands, Scotland

Approximately 42.5 miles away.

'Maggie Wall burnt here 1657 as a witch'. The only monumnet to a witch burning in Scotland. Thousands of witches were burnt in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Located in east Scotland, close to Perth...

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Marischal College & Museum, Aberdeen University

Located in Aberdeen, Aberdeen, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 45.0 miles away.

Founded in 1593, a college of Aberdeen University. 'The second-largest granite structure in the world' (source: Marischal Museum website). Built in the nineteenth century on the site of a much earlier Franciscan Friary w...

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St Machars Cathedral

Located in Aberdeen, Aberdeen, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 46.2 miles away.

A place of worship founded in the the sixth century by St. Machar, a companion of St. Columba. A Norman cathedral was built here in the twelfth century. There has been considerable restoration work in recent years...

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Holyrood Palace

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 47.3 miles away.

Queen Elizabeth II's official residence in Scotland. Or the Palace of Holyroodhouse. The principal residence of the Kings and Queens of Scotland since the fifteenth century. Located in Edinburgh at the end of the Royal M...

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National Monument

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 47.4 miles away.

A memorial to those who died in the Napoleonic Wars. Located on Calton Hill with views across Edinburgh city. Begun in 1822, only partially built owing to lack of funds...

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Calton Hill

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 47.4 miles away.

A hill in central Edinburgh offering stunning views of the city. On and around the hill, the visitor can find the National Monument, Nelson's Monument, the Dugald Stewart Monument, the Royal High School, the City Observa...

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