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Today, we travelled from Glasgow to Gourock then to Dunoon by ferry and on to Glen Massan in the Cowal Peninsula. Here we availed of swimming in the River Eachaig then back to Dunoon via Kilmun and Holy Loch.

Tonight, I am in Aberdeen, Scotland which is known as the Granite City. Aberdeen is oil industry based. Here there is much interesting architecture.

Glastonbury Abbey was one of the earliest Christian churches in western Europe. In the 12th century Glastonbury was closely connected with European court culture whilst in the 13th century is featured in an early map of the world. Monastic life at Glastonbury came to an end in 1535 when it was dissolved by King Henry VIII.