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Scotland 2005

Roger and Lisa's August 2005 trip to Scotland. 11 Days from 8 August to 19 August 2005.

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Day 1 - We flew overnight from Toronto to Glasgow and picked up a rental car at Glasgow late Monday morning, then headed north to get the last ferry to Mull that evening.
Day 2 - Drove around the Isle of Mull.
Day 3 Morning - boat trip out to Staffa Island - amazing!!!!
Day 3 Middle of the Day - sightseeing at Iona Abbey.
Day 3 Afternoon - walking around northern end of Iona, and then back to Fionnphort on the west cost of Mull.
Day 4 - drive from Fionnphort to Craignure, car ferry to Oban, then drive to Moffat.
Three days in Moffat for the 2005 AGM and Gathering with the Clan Moffat UK and Eire group and the Clan Moffat Society from the US
Frenchland Tower at the Frenchlands Farm Stay Bed and Breakfast where we stayed for 4 nights while in Moffat.
Day 8 - driving from Moffat to Linton in Roxburghshire to stay with Jean Fleming. Several stops along the way to see parts of Hadrian's Wall, and a visit to Hexham and its amazing Abbey.
Day 9 Morning - Family History trip around part of Roxburghshire and Berwickshire with Jean Fleming.
Day 9 Evening - to the Edinburgh Military Tattoo - Amazing!!!!!
Day 10 - drive from Edinburgh to Dundee. Meet Cousin Sandy and a trip up Dundee Law for a view of Dundee and the surroundings.
Day 11 Morning - visit the RRS Discovery - built in Dundee more than 100 years ago, the RRS Discovery was used by Captain Scott on his first trip to Antarctica in 1903.
Day 11 - after visiting the RRS Discovery at Discovery Point drove to Glasgow, stopping at Stirling to visit the National Wallace Monument.

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