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.
Traditions of Today When Halloween approaches, we see houses being decorated with Jack-O’-Lanterns, black cats, witches, ghosts, and bundles of corn stalks placed at doorways.
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
Pronunciation first Nearly everyone I know pronounces Edinburgh incorrectly, including myself, until just before I left for my trip to Scotland. Here’s a little tip:
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.
After a day exploring the borders region and hiking along Hadrian’s Wall, we returned to Edinburgh at dusk with an appetite for some Scottish comfort