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Browsing Posts published in August, 2010

Kenmore Hotel


This evening, I am focusing on one of my favourite places -and hotels.

Kenmore is a small village located on the northern end of Loch Tay in Perthshire, Central Scotland. This is a wonderful place to relax and unwind in a semi-Highland setting. Read more on Kenmore, Scotland…

Jewish Tartan


This morning I met with the local Rabbi in order to obtain images of various Jewish Tartan products in context of a new Jewish themed tour product which I have in mind. Earlier this year I provided such a tour for a group from Canada who were conscious of their Jewish roots which led me to research the history of Judaism in Scotland.  This proved quite an interesting project as a result of which I now have substantial information to hand. My home base of Glasgow is actually the centre of the largest Jewish population in Scotland, a fact which provides a useful additional dimension. I look forward to making progress with this initiative later in the year. Read more on Jewish Tartan, Scotland…

This morning, I collected a mini-coach group totalling 15 persons from central Glasgow and then proceeded as follows:

Ben Lomond and Loch Lomond

  • Fisrt stop at the quaint and colorful heritage village of Luss on the banks of Loch Lomond. Here we viewed the immaculate cottage gardens together with vistas of Loch Lomond and Ben Lomond (mountain).

Read more on Day Tour to Loch Ness…