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Tigh Na Sgiath Country House Hotel

Tigh Na Sgiath Country House Hotel
Grantown-on-Spey, Highlands and Islands

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in the heart of the Cairngorm National Park just 20 minutes drive form Aviemore this elegant Country House which was once the home of Sir Thomas Lipton and … more >>

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This revolutionary artist, architect, and landscape gardener helped develop the peculiarly English style of landscape gardening



20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

This monarch was killed by a stray arrow





Accommodation

Nairn (Self catering)
Cantie Cottage, Nairn

Cantie Cottage

This spacious coastal cottage is situated in charming area of Fishertown in Nairn in the Scottish Highlands and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Gairloch (Self catering)
Creag Hastin, Gairloch

Creag Hastin

Gairloch is a quiet coastal village and the largest to overlook the nearby Loch.
Sleeps 6

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