Arbroath Abbey is located on the east coast of Scotland 17 miles northeast of Dundee. It’s easily reached by taking the train (2 hours from Edinburgh), and then just a 10-minute walk to the Abbey.
The Isle of Skye is magical. Whether you cross the bridge or arrive by boat it can feel like you’ve entered a completely new country. The landscape in some places, like the Quiraing is so starkly different from the mainland, it is truly stunning!
The Battle of Culloden was fought here on Drummossie Moor on April 16, 1746, between the Jacobite supporters of the Stuarts, and British forces supporting the Hanoverian King George. In less than an hour, 1,600 men were killed. Of those roughly 1,500 were Jacobites.
The Witches Well is an intricately crafted bronze fountain, decorated with fresh flowers and topped off by an informative plaque. As lovely as it appears
Serendipity may have led us here in the rain, but I would recommend The Witchery to anyone, rain or shine who may be looking for a unique and memorable meal or accommodations.
Highland Cows or ‘Heilan Coos’ are beloved not only in Scotland but all over the world. When I was living in Maine (northeast US) there