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
The Venerable Bede was ...
Bede spent much of his life at Jarrow monastery
His is most famous for his 'An Ecclesiastical History of the English People
This Day in British History
30 September, 1399
Henry IV declares himself king of England
Henry takes the throne after deposing Richard II. The actual coronation takes place on 13 October, and Richard is killed, probably by Henry's order, the next year.