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Protected: Outlander Immersion Tour – May 28 2019

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Protected: Outlander Immersion Tour – May 7th 2019

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Protected: Outlander Immersion Tour – April 23rd 2019

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Dublin Day Trips

Newgrange – “Although not the oldest passage tomb in Ireland, Newgrange is without doubt Irelands best known prehistoric monument. Dated to around 3200 BC, Newgrange is 1,000 older than Stonehenge and centuries older than the great pyramids of Egypt.  The Boyne Valley complex was designated a World Heritage site in 1993 by UNESCO.” http://www.megalithicireland.com/Newgrange.htm “Newgrange […]

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Gwyllyn the Bard

As part of the Outlander Immersion Tour, we have a special performance by Gwyllyn the Bard who played and sang in Castle Leoch in the Outlander TV show.  Gwyllyn, a charming man altogether, entertains with beautiful songs, fascinating stories about Scottish history, as well as discussing his work on the Outlander set. Here is a picture […]

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Tips for Booking Flights

One of the things that can really get your trip off to a bad start is missing a flight or having your luggage miss a flight.  I recommend a minimum of 2 hours for a layover and if you are connecting to a smaller airline or going through a large airport (like London Heathrow or […]

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Ireland Sample Tours

Sample 10 day Driving Tour of Ireland Sample 10 Day Train Tour of Ireland with day trips Sample 13 Day Tour of Ireland – Self-Drive but using a Driver for 3 days for the Ring of Kerry and Dingle Peninsula

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Stirling -restaurants with map

Here are some restaurants that you might wish to make reservations at before you get to Stirling.   The Smithy €€ – €€€, Cafe, British, Scottish +44 1786 449142 Menu https://www.facebook.com/thesmithystirling/ The Gallery Restaurant €€ – €€€, European, British, Scottish +44 1786 406027 https://www.forthvalley.ac.uk/the-place/gallery-restaurant/ The Bannockburn Coffee House €, Cafe, British, Scottish +44 1786 357260 […]

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Getting to Inverness

To get to Inverness, you can fly, or take a train or a bus.  Here is a map with the bus station the train station and the Ballifeary Guest House highlighted.  Click on the map to enlarge. Flying There are direct flights to Inverness Airport from London (Heathrow, Gatwick & Luton), Amsterdam (Schiphol), Bristol, Manchester, […]

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Glasgow Restaurants Map

There are too many places to list in Glasgow.  I’ve eaten at the Butterfly and the Pig (upper left) although it moved so I’m not sure it’s the same, and Browns (lower right). I recently went to Two Fat Ladies at The Buttery which I highly recommend.  They say they are “Old-school, dark wood and tartan […]

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