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Aberfoyle with Ben Lomond is distance.

This evening, I am focusing on Aberfoyle, a popular tourist village in the Trossachs area of Central Scotland, about twenty-six miles north of Glasgow. The name is very old, being derived from the Pictish era (about 1500 years ago) and means ‘pool-mouth’, no doubt influenced by location on banks of the River Forth.

Read more on Visit Aberfoyle, Scotland…



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.

Read more on Visit Drymen, Scotland…



Dunblane Cathedral, Scotland.

This evening, I am reporting on Dunblane Cathedral which is located in central Scotland, about forty-two miles N.W.of Edinburgh.

Dunblane is a small town with population of about 9,000 persons.

Read more on Visit Dunblane Cathedral…