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12,31,6

Stirling

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  • Now that's what I call service.

    Stirling Restaurants

    If you have read the limited number of other tips on my Stirling page, you will know that my friend and I literally spent a few hours in that wonderful town which is a situation I fully intend to rectify at the earliest opportunity.We were here early week, off-season and were staying in the equally impressive Dunfermline which is a bit of a drive...

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  • Premier Inn Stirling City Centre

    Stirling Hotels

    I didn't book many hotels in the city center on this trip as I don't like trying to navigate inside...

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  • Holy Rude Oude Kirkyard

    Stirling Things to Do

    As the church of the Holy Rude was, annoyingly, closed during my Stirling visit I decided to wander the churchyard and adjacent cemetery. I thought I'd perhaps be there for twenty minutes or so. In fact I spent over an hour, and could have spent even longer had I the time.Holy Rude (an ancient mis-spelling of 'rood', meaning 'cross') is a very...

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Callander

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  • The Main Street

    Callander Things to Do

    Callander's main street was very quiet when we visited, most of the shops were still closed and there were not many people around, apart from some workers who worked on one of the construction sites on the road. The street runs from the northwest to the southeast and is lined by traditional houses made of rough stones, and many shops. Some of the...

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  • Monachyle Mhor

    Callander Hotels

    I spent a few weeks in the kitchen this spring as a guest chef. I was appalled at the lack of...

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  • Mercat Cross

    Callander Things to Do

    Callander's mercat cross is located in Ancaster Square, opposite of St Kessog's Church, and serves as the war memorial of the town. It looks like a traditional mercat cross with an animal or another creature on top, but I was not able to distinguish what it was. Neither was it possible to find out if this is the original mercat cross of the town...

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Falkirk

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  • Kelpies Helex Park Falkirk Scotland

    Falkirk Things to Do

    Clydesdale Horses. STATUES. In Helex Park built on old industrial land is two statues of Shape Shifters {Clydesdale Horses} heads. Clydesdales were used to pull cargo along the canals. Kelpies are mythical Celtic beasts. Helex Park is near Falkirk Scotland. 30 minutes walk from the bus station or 10 - 15 minutes by bus in the station. The...

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  • Premier Inn Falkirk Central

    Falkirk Hotels

    Main Street, Camelon, Falkirk, FK1 4DS, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Kelpies: Shape shifters

    Falkirk Things to Do

    Clydesdale Horses.STATUES.In Helex Park built on old industrial land is two statues of Shape Shifters {Clydesdale Horses} heads.Clydesdales were used to pull cargo along the canals. Kelpies are mythical Celtic beasts.Helex Park is near Falkirk Scotland. 30 minutes walk from the bus station or 10 - 15 minutes by bus in the station.The sculptures...

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Killin

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  • ~ James Stewart Memorial ~

    Killin Things to Do

    James Stewart (or James Stuart) was a minister in Killin for 52 years. He worked with the poet Dugald Buchanan on the Scottish Gaelic New Testament published in 1767. The engraving is written in both English and Scottish Gaelic.

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  • Bridge Of Lochay Hotel

    Killin Hotels

    Aberfeldy Road, Killin, FK21 8TS, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • ~ Oldest Cottages in the Village ~

    Killin Things to Do

    These cottages are some of the oldest cottages in the village. They date back to the 1700's. If you look beneath the paint on the cottage you'll see the outlines in the stones. Early buildings were made from the most readily local stone. Fields and river beds were useful sources of rubble for the walls. If you look closely you'll see the irregular...

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