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Friendly Red Deer at King House Hotel, Glencoe

This evening, we are in Arisaig, a small coastal village on the West of Scotland with sea views across the Sound of Arisaig and the isle of Eigg. Legend has it the real Long John Silver lived and worked in this area before becoming a fictional character created by R.L. Stevenson.

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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.

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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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