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Aberfoyle with Ben Lomond

Aberfoyle with Ben Lomond, Trossachs

This evening, I am focusing on Aberfoyle, a popular tourist town in the Trossachs area of Stirlingshire, Central Scotland. The name is very old, derived from the Pictish era and means ‘pool-mouth’, no doubt¬† influenced by location on banks of the River Forth.

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Bracklin Falls, Callander

Bracklin Falls, Callander, Scotland

This evening, I am focusing on Bracklin Falls near Callander in Stirlingshire, Central Scotland.

The name Bracklin is derived from the Gaelic words for speckled( breac) and pool (linn).

Read more on Visit Bracklin Falls, Visit Scotland…



This morning, we departed our lodgings at inverness and headed south, stoppinmg first at the twon of Aviemore in the Cairngorm Mountains. Herre we enjoyed some refreshment and excellent views from our vantage point of the Mountain Cafe. We also witnessed the morning departure of the Strathspey Steam Train.

Read more on Tour Central Scotland, Tour Scotland…