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Saltire (Scottish flag) pattern on Loch Ness at Castle Urquhart.

Saltire (Scottish flag) pattern on Loch Ness at Castle Urquhart.

Today, I am focusing on Loch Ness, one of Scotland’s top visitor sites.

Loch Ness:

  • Comprises the greatest volume of freshwater in Britain and ranks second only to Loch Lomond in surface area. The loch is 22.6 miles (37 km) long and about 1 mile (1.6Km) wide. Greatest depth is 750 ft (230m).

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School Pipe Band, Oban, Scotland

School Pipe Band, Oban, Scotland

Today, I undertook a circular tour, Glasgow-Loch Lomond-Tyndrum-Oban-Kilmartin Glen-Lochgilphead-Inveraray-Glasgow.

Purpose of this trip was to collect tour guest at Oban who was returning from a sojourn on the island of Iona.

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Colourful Window Box at Luss, Scotland

This morning, we departed our lodgings in Fort William on banks of Loch Linnhe and ventured down nearby Glen Nevis, a scenic ride through a valley populated with sheep and Highland Cattle at end of which is a waterfall known as Lower Falls.This route covers the final segment of the West Highland Way hiking trail.

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