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Cawdor Castle
Cawdor, Highlands and Islands, Scotland
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Historic Cawdor Castle stands beside a tributary of the River Nairn, about 8 miles east of Inverness. The castle is built around a 14th century keep, and is mentioned heavily in Shakespeare's play Macbeth. Legend says that Cawdor is the place where Duncan was murdered, as the play relates. The castle is set in lovely gardens, and the village surrounding the castle is as pretty as a postcard.

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