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Strathendrick Pipe Band Association on Drymen Green.

This evening, I am focusing on the village of Drymen which is situated in the Trossachs region of Scotland, eighteen miles north of Glasgow,on the east side of Loch Lomond.

Drymen is a popular with tourists and as such benefits from a good supply of hotels and other types of lodgings plus shops, craft shops, Post Office, bank and various pubs. Being on the route of the West Highland Way a regular contingent of hikers pass through Drymen during the summer months.

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Blair Castle, Scotland.

This evening, I am focusing on Blair Castle near Pitlochry in Central Scotland. This is now a popular visitor attraction and conveniently situated on the main A9 tourist route north to Inverness. The property is the ancestral seat of the Dukes of Atholl, a title which was granted in 1703 in return for loyalty to the Stewart dynasty of Scottish royalty.

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Drum Major, Isle of Skye Pipe Band, Portree, Skye

Drum Major, Isle of Skye Pipe Band, Portree, Skye

This evening, I am providing information on one of Scotland’s top tourist destinations, namely the Isle of Skye. Skye forms part of the Inner Hebrides and is located off the North-West coast of Scotland. Access is usually via the Skye Bridge or the ferry from Mallaig. There is a strong Gaelic and Scandinavian (Viking)  influence on the history, culture and place names.

Read more on Visit Isle of Skye…