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As Scotland becomes one of the first countries to run solely on renewable energy, communities face the question of what to do with the country’s abandoned mining infrastructure. In one Scottish vil…

Andromeda and the Milky Way Earthworks by landscape artist, Charles Jencks, Sanquhar, Scotland. The mounds represent “the cosmic ballet of the two galaxies coming together,” and each have lagoons that add to their visual impact.

Highland Roots Research - The Highland Clans- Any clan map is bound to be misleading because lands changed hands in the course of Highland history - so MacKenzies expelled MacLeods from Lewis, Camerons took over MacMillan lands in Lochaber, and Campbells displaced MacDonalds on Islay and elsewhere in Argyll.. etc.

The Highland Clans.Any clan map is bound to be misleading because lands changed hands in the course of Highland history.

Planning on visiting the Emerald Isle? We know where you can stop to see the filming locations of HBO's hit series, Game of Thrones. Northern Ireland is home to a number of the show's filming sites - many of which are free to visit.

- Planning on visiting the Emerald Isle? We know where you can stop to see the filming locations of HBO's hit series, Game of Thrones. Northern Ireland is home to a number of the show's filming sites - many of which are free!

scotland history timeline

many early US settlers were Scots (Lowlands) and Scots-Irish (Highlands). Scots were Teutonic in origin: Scots Irish were Celtic in origin).

Fairy Bridge, Reelig Glen, Scotland | Travel Spot Photos

Bridge for trolls ~Fairy Bridge! (Reelig Glen, Scotland) "The bridge and grotto in Reelig Glen, near Inverness. The story goes that they were built by the fairies living in the wood, which is why locals call it Fairy Glen rather than Reelig"~

Iona Abbey, Isle of Iona, Scotland, is the oldest and one of the most important religious centres in Western Europe

Iona Abbey, Isle of Iona, Scotland, is the oldest and one of the most important religious centres in Western Europe

Gylen Castle on Kerrara Island, Scotland (short ferry from Oban)

Manny August FitzStephen Bono Gylen Castle on Kerrara Island, Scotland (short ferry from Oban)