VISIT SCOTLAND

Visit Scotland!

Scotland is a country that is a part of the United Kingdom.It is located in the northern of the island of Great Britain.Its capital is Edinburgh and the largest city is Glasgow.

One of the Scotland s emblem is the thistle .Scotland is an important cultural centre ,and some of the most famous Scottish people are Arthur Conan Doyle,Alexander Fleming ,Alexander Graham Bell, sir Walter Scott or Adam Smith.

EDINBURGH

It is the second largest city in Scotland, and in Edinburgh there are many interesting places to visit. For example the Edinburgh University, main street, or Edinburgh castle. Other places to visit are the national museum, the Calton Hill or the Scott monument

                       

 

ST ANDREWS

St Andrews is an important and small city which is located in the east of Scotland. St Andrews is a beautiful city and there are many places to visit, like the cathedral , the university or the St Andrews s castle.st Andrews is known for golf. There is the oldest golf club in the world

Others places

Stirling castle.Located in Stirling , the castle is one of the most important castles in Scotland. It is situated on top of a mountain.

Near Stirling castle in the Wallace monument ,which commemorate the actions of William Wallace during the war of independence .

Other important monument in Stirling in the statue of Robert the Bruce, who was the king of Scotland.

Rosslyn chapel is a Roman catholic church which was founded on 15th century by William Sinclair , of the noble family descended from norman

Knights.The chapel is located in Midlothian , near Edinburgh. A curious place in the chapel is the carvings of Indian corn, because the crop was unknown in Europe at the time of the chapel s construction.

       

Loch ness is a large, deep loch in Highlands , Scotland. Loch ness is best known for the loch ness monster which is called nessie. It is the second largest loch after loch Lomond . In the Loch Ness there are the ruins of the Fort William  


Glasgow is the largestcity in Scotland and the third most populous in United Kingdom. It is situated on the river Clyde.Glasdow has the largest economy in Scotland and it is at the hub of the metropolitan area of Scotland. The most important place to visit is the Glasgow Cathedral , where saint Mungo established Glasgow. Other place to visit in Glasgow is the Armadillo, an iconic structure.

    

Callanish stones are situated near the village of Callanish on the west coast of the island of Lewis , in Scotland.It was built aroun 2600 years BC.The 13 primary stones form a circle.The tallest of the stones marks the entrance to a burial cairn where human remains have been discovered. One theory said that the stones form a calendar system based on the position of the moon

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