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
Who is the patron saint of Scotland?
His diagonal cross (the saltire) became the symbol for the Scottish flag
His feast day is 30 November
This Day in British History
27 August, 1877
Birth of Charles Rolls
Rolls would go on to form the Rolls-Royce company with Frederick Royce and produce luxury automobiles and aerocraft engines among other things. Rolls was the first British person to be killed in an aircraft accident.