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Scotland Magazine Issue 64

Scotland Magazine Issue 64

Scotland Magazine Issue 64

In this issue - Photo Challenge 2012 Winners, Orkney & Shetland, 48 Hours in Edinburgh

Published August 2012

A Nation's Pride
It is not just Scotland Magazine that is celebrating a milestone

August 2012, Issue 64, page 7

That old Bilbao Moon
Roddy looks at the revival of the waterfront

August 2012, Issue 64, page 9

Aikwood Tower - A Steely Dwelling Place
Charles Douglas visits this Border house near Selkirk

August 2012, Issue 64, page 10

The Potato Blight
James Irvine Robertson looks at the history of the potato in Scotland

August 2012, Issue 64, page 14

The High Life
Morrone is a Corbett (Scottish mountains between 2500 and 2999 feet) rising above the charming village of Braemar and translates from Gaelic as ‘big nose' or ‘promontory'. Morrone's rounded appear...

August 2012, Issue 64, page 16

Orkney & Shetland
Local History, what to do and where to go.

August 2012, Issue 64, page 18

Royally Enjoyable
Perth was this year granted city status by The Queen as part of her Diamond Jubilee celebrations. Scotland's fair city, which of course gave its name to a now much larger city on the west of Australia...

August 2012, Issue 64, page 26

Celebrating Scotland
To mark our 10th Anniversary, we decided to delve into various aspects of the nation

August 2012, Issue 64, page 28

Sons of Scotland
The Scots are of a creative and adventurous creed and it is hard to single out 10 examples of outstanding ability. There can be no doubt that the impact of the following on the history of Scotland has...

August 2012, Issue 64, page 31

Spirit of the Place
From the rolling lowlands purple with heather, to the high craggy mountain tops covered with summer snow; from medieval castles ravaged by centuries of war, to lively, cosmopolitan cities; Scotland ca...

August 2012, Issue 64, page 33

The Pride of Scotland
When you consider Scotland's greatest products and just what it is that makes them so special, a pattern begins to emerge. Whether it's gourmet food, drink, fabric, art, music or literature, Scotland'...

August 2012, Issue 64, page 34

Shaping the Future
There are moments in a country's history, monumental shifts in political direction or acts of God, which irrevocably define the future. The Scotland that we know today, previously in existence as sepe...

August 2012, Issue 64, page 36

Land of Mountain Giants
We join an epic expedition to survey three of Scotland's remote mountains

August 2012, Issue 64, page 38

10 Best Urban Walks
Keith Fergus looks at some wonderful walks round town

August 2012, Issue 64, page 46

Along the Mighty Clyde
John Hannavy journeys along Scotland's great rivers in search of history

August 2012, Issue 64, page 50

The Clan MacMillan
James Irvine Robertson looks at one of Scotland's great families

August 2012, Issue 64, page 58

The Wild West
Sally Toms leads us on our continuing journey round the Scottish mainland, from Wester Ross down into Lochalsh

August 2012, Issue 64, page 60

Capital Delights
Charles Douglas explores the medieval offerings of Edinburgh

August 2012, Issue 64, page 64

Alexander Selkirk
The consummate survivor

August 2012, Issue 64, page 67

2 Scoops Please
Sue Lawrence indulges her sweet tooth with this classic summer treat

August 2012, Issue 64, page 68

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