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Abbotsford House, Melrose, Scotland.

This evening, I am focusing on Abbotsford House, a major visitor attraction on the south bank of the River Tweed near Melrose in the Scottish Borders. Location is about one hour south of Edinburgh.

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Carousel Roundabout at George Square, Glasgow, Scotland.

This morning, I visited George Square in central Glasgow, which is Scotland’s largest city. Object of the trip was to photograph the seasonal Christmas Funfair at the site.

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Jedburgh Abbey

Today, we benefited from dry and sunny weather.

First, we drive to nearby Scott’s View which is reputed to be one of the favourite landscapes of Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832), a romantic novelist and poet who resided nearby. Location is near Melrose and landscape includes the Eldon Hills.

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