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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St Monan's Kirk

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

Approximately 10.9 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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Craigmillar Castle

Located in Craigmillar, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 16.3 miles away.

On the outskirts of Edinburgh. Craigmillar Castle was begun in the late fourteenth century by the Preston family, lairds of Craigmillar. Abandoned in the eighteenth century. The castle is now managed by Historic Scotland...

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Arthur's Seat

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 16.4 miles away.

The main peak in a group of hills in Holyrood Park, central Edinburgh. 251 metres above sea level. Offers spectacular views across the city. Salisbury Crags are a series of dramatic cliffs on a spur of Arthur's seat...

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Holyrood Palace

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 16.5 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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Scottish Parliament Building

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 16.6 miles away.

Opened in 2004 and designed by the Catalan architect Enric Miralles. Home of the Scottish Parliament. Located in the Holyrood area of Edinburgh...

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National Monument

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 16.8 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 16.8 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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Tenements Edinburgh Old Town

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 17.0 miles away.

Located in the Old Town of Edinburgh, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Tenements are the equivalent of modern apartments. In Edinburgh, they date from the fifteenth century and can be up to ten stories high...

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Scott Monument

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 17.3 miles away.

Monument to Scottish author Sir Walter Scott who died in 1832. Completed in 1844. Designed by George Meikle Kemp, a forty-five year old joiner, draftsman, and self-taught architect...

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Royal Museum

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 17.3 miles away.

The Royal Museum and Museum of Scotland make up the National Museums of Scotland. Exhibits covering geology, archaeology, natural history, science, technology and art. Home to 'Dolly The Sheep', the first successful clon...

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Princes Street

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 17.3 miles away.

One of Edinburgh's most famous street, running about a mile (1.6km) through the city. Built during the eighteenth century as part of the New Town of Edinburgh and named after George III's sons, the 'Princes'. Shops run a...

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The National Gallery of Scotland Complex

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 17.4 miles away.

Comprises: i.) The National Gallery of Scotland, ii.) The Royal Scottish Academy Building and iii.) The Weston Link. Works by Raphael, Titian, El Greco, Velázquez, Rembrandt, Rubens, Van Gogh, Monet, Cézanne, Degas, Gaug...

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Edinburgh Castle

Located in Edinburgh, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 17.6 miles away.

One of Scotland's top tourist attractions. Built on the basalt plug of an extinct volcano. Edinburgh Castle domintaes the city. The castle houses the oldest building in Edinburgh, St Margaret's Chapel. Home to the Edinbu...

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St Andrew's Cathedral

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

Approximately 20.3 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 20.3 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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St Andrew's Castle

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

Approximately 20.5 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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The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews

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

Approximately 21.4 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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Forth Railway Bridge

Located in Queensferry, Edinburgh, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 23.8 miles away.

A 1.5 miles (2.5 km) long cantilever, railway bridge over the Firth of Forth in the east of Scotland. Built between 1883 and 1890. At its peak, 4,600 workers were used to build the bridge using 55,000 tons of steel and o...

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Dunfermline Abbey

Located in Dunfermline, Fife, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 26.3 miles away.

Founded in 1128 by King David I of Scotland. Dunfermline Abbey was partially destroyed during the Scottish Reformation. Next to the Abbey is the ruin of Dunfermline Palace, a residence for Scottish monarchs. Dunfermline,...

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Tay Rail Bridge

Located in Dundee, Dundee, The Lowlands, Scotland

Approximately 28.3 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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