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Royal Apartments, Stirling Castle, Scotland

This morning, we commenced our tour at Ayr, south of Glasgow and then drove up to central Scotland.

First stop was the medieval fortress of Stirling Castle. Here we visited external aspects and then Royal Apartments (recently restored with character actors for interpretation), Great Hall, Kitchens and Tapestry Weaving Studio. With benefit of excellent visibility, good views were obtained of the Central Plain, Stirling Bridge (battle site) and Wallace Monument.

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Gallery of Modern Art Glasgow, Scotland.

Gallery of Modern Art Glasgow, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on Glasgow’s impressive Gallery of Modern Art¬†which is located in the city centre, near George Square. This building and its antecedents has been inextricably linked with Glasgow’s mercantile past, viz:

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Bushmills Post Office, Northern Ireland

This evening, I am focusing on the village of Bushmills in Northern Ireland. Here are some summary facts and information:

  • Located close to the coast in County Antrim

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