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River Clyde, Glasgow

River Clyde, Glasgow at night

 

This evening, the focus of my blog is Glasgow, Scotland’s largest city with a population of just under 600,000.

Glasgow attracts over one million each year but perhaps not all appreciate the wide variety of history, heritage and culture which can be encountered here. Places to visit and connect with include:

Read more on Visit Glasgow, Visit Scotland…



Sunrise on Isle of Skye

Sunrise on Isle of Skye, Scotland

This evening, I am focusing on Skye, n island off the west coast of Scotland and forming part of the Hebrides. This probably ranks within the top 10 ‘must see’ sites in Scotland, and deservedly so. Access is by ferry or bridge. Journey time from Glasgow or Edinburgh is about 4 hours. When you arrive there is something for everyone, viz:

Read more on Visit Isle of Skye, Visit Scotland…



 

Stills at Glenfiddich, Speyside

Stills at Glenfiddich, Scotland

Today was Day 2 of our private tour. this entailed visits to two distilleries plus an extensive drive through stunning Highland scenery.

We departed our lodgings at Garth Hotel, Grantown-on-Spey at 9.o0 am and then headed north to Glenfiddich, Scotland’s largest Distillery ranked by production volume.

As we were about 30 mins early for the tour we decided to embark on a mini tour of the locality taking in Balvenie Castle, a photo session of some local Highland Cattle and a brief trip to Balvenie Distillery which is part of the Glenfiddich Group. Read more on Scotland Whisky Tour…