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Featured Historic Hotel
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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Sir Francis Drake famously completed his game of what pastime before sailing out to meet the Spanish Armada?



23 July, 1637

Prayer Book riots at St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Worshippers riot when Archbishop Laud's new prayer book is used for the first time

This monarch was dubbed the Virgin Queen, for she never married





Accommodation

Grantown-on-Spey (Self catering)
Craigview Cottage, Grantown-on-Spey

Craigview Cottage

Whether you’re looking for a great a holiday with family or friends, or a wonderful romantic getaway in the rugged Highland landscape this lovely cottage offers comfortable, cosy accommodation with …
Sleeps 4

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Dunvegan (Self catering)
Ardmore, Dunvegan

Ardmore

This detached, ground floor cottage sits in a rural location, 10 miles from Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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