Scotland Travel Guide - Countryside Attractions
An A-Z gazetteer of places to go and things to do in the countryside of Scotland. Part of the Scotland Travel Guide on Britain Express, highlighting attractions, heritage, and tourism information
Scottish Countryside Attractions
Abernethy Forest - Yesnaby
Scotland Attractions Guide
I could almost include the whole of Scotland - with the exception of Glasgow, Edinburgh, Dundee and a few towns -in this section. So much of Scotland is wild and beautiful, seemingly untouched by human hands. The farther north, the more into the backcountry and remote islands you go, the more untamed the land. This selection of countryside spots is just a sampling of the wondrous landscape that awaits the traveller.
Name the Historic attraction
British Heritage Awards
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British History Quiz
A plot to kill Elizabeth I, gain support for a Spanish invasion, and free Mary, Queen of Scots from captivity
Mary was executed after being implicated in the plot
The plot was led by Anthony Babington!
This Day in British History
26 October, 899
Death of Alfred the Great
King Alfred the Great dies, and is succeeded by his son Edward, known to history as Edward the Elder.