Scottish Highlands - Prehistoric Sites

Taking in the Highlands, and Scottish islands including Orkney, Shetland, Skye, and the Western Isles (Harris, Lewis, North Uist, South Uist, Benbecula, Berneray, Barra, and Eriskay)

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Barcaldine Castle

Barcaldine Castle
Benderloch, Strathclyde

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Barcaldine Castle offers a truly unique experience. If you are looking for luxurious opulent and romantic accommodation nowhere else on the West Coast of Scotland parallels Barcaldine. This historic Scottish … more >>

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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This prolonged conflict between England and France began in 1337


This Day in British History

23 March, 1743

First English performance of Handel's Messiah

During the performance at Covent Garden, George II started the tradition of standing for the 'Hallelujah Chorus'

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch led his army to triumph at the Battle of the Boyne in 1690



Invergarry (Self catering)
Aldernaig Mill, Invergarry

Aldernaig Mill

This unique old mill holiday cottage, on the edge of Invergarry in the Highlands of Scotland, sleeps 8 people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Portree (Self catering)
MacKenzie’s Peak, Portree

MacKenzie’s Peak

This semi-detached cottage in Sconser near Portree sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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