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Old June 2nd, 2011, 11:52 AM
anniegb anniegb is offline
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Default Edinburgh and Glasgow

For Edinburgh, I would start at the Castle and then walk the 'Royal Mile' to Holyrood Palace.

You will dock at Greenock for Glasgow - 3 principal choices dependent upon weather:

Take a nearby ferry to the Isle of Bute - for the Mount Stuart Estate - any foreign visitors I have taken there class it as a highlight and not a lot of people go there. A hidden gem.

Go to Glasgow if you are a CRM fan. Also some very good free museums if that is your thing. Also Glasgow has a HOHO bus.

Play a round of golf at one of the many local courses. Easily arranged in advance but be warned the courses are hilly

One last thought - Loch Lomond is not beyond reach either - plenty of time to climb Ben Lomond


PS The Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations are scheduled for beginning of June.

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