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Gilnockie Tower in the Scottish Borders region is the only survivor from around 60-80 stone or wooden towers of similar design in the region of Eskdale, Ewesdale and Liddesdale. The Tower dates from the 16th century and is situated on the west bank of the River Esk. The Tower is known as the Clan Armstrong Centre.

Today, we transferred from Kyleakin on Isle of Skye to Glasgow Airport via Armadale, Mallaig, Glenfinnan, Fort William and Glencoe.

Today, we departed Craignure on Isle of Mull and drove to Fionnphort then ferry to Iona. On Iona we viisted the famous Abbey and other sites then returned by ferry to Mull where we undertook an anti-clockwise tour taking in Eas Fors Waterfall and Calgary Bay.