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1. Edinburgh


  • Arthur’s Seat:  Great view of the city / Fantástica vista da cidade
  • Edinburgh Castle: The main attraction / A principal atracção
  • Floral Clock: Only during summer months / Apenas durante os meses de verão
  • New Parliament Building: by / por Enric Miralles
  • Zoo: 1,000 animals from over 150 species / 1000 animais de mais de 150 espécies


2. Glasgow



  • Glasgow City Chambers: built in the 1880s / construída por volta de 1880
  • Greenbank Gardens, Clarkston: about six miles from the centre of Glasgow / a cerca de 1 Km do centro de Glasgow
  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum: subjects such as Natural History/Zoology, Archaeology, History and Fine Arts / temas como História natural/ Zoologia, Arqueologia, História e Belas Artes
  • McFarlane Fountain in Alexandra Park: 40ft tall / 12m de altura
  • Clyde Auditorium: “The Armadillo”
  • Clyde Clock: created by artist George Wiley / criado pelo artista George Wiley
  • Hogganfield Loch: 4-5 miles from the city centre / 6-8 km do centro da cidade
  • University of Glasgow: founded in 1451 / fundada em 1451
  • Suspension Bridge, South Portland Street


3. Ayrshire


  • Culzean Castle: one of the most popular properties of the National Trust for Scotland / uma das propriedade mais populares do National Trust for Scotland.
  • Kelburn Castle: Graffiti Castle

4.  Scottish Borders


  • Melrose
  • Abbotsford: the home of Sir Walter Scott / a casa de Sir Walter Scott
  • Floors Castle, Kelso
  • Kailzie Gardens, Peebles: originally known as West Kelloch / originalmente conhecido como West Kelloch

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5. Highlands and Islands

 Dunvegan Castle, Skye - seat of the chiefs of the Clan Macleod and still their ancestral home

6. Perth, Kinross and Angus

  • Breadalbane and Loch Tay
  • Bell’s Cherrybank Garden: the largest collection of heather in the UK / a mais ampla colecção de urze no Reino Unido
  • Drummond Castle Gardens: 17th century Scottish Renaissance garden / jardim escocês renacentista do séc XVII

7. Stirling

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Other Blogs who wrote about Scotland:

As We Travel

Scotland Info Blog

Scotland Blog

Scotland for the Senses

The Flying Badger