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Monument to Flora MacDonald  
   

Monument to Flora MacDonald

She saved Bonnie Price Charlie by sneaking him out of Scotland disguised as her maidservant. Saved his life and sent him off to France.
Counting Sheep

May 22nd 2019
Today was our first full day on the Isle of Skye. After breakfast at our B&B we headed out for sightseeing and hiking. The scenery on the Isle of Sky is breathtaking and the pictures don't begin to do it justice. It is an island, so a lot of the driving was along the rugged coastline. It was a challenging drive this morning: a one lane narrow road with 2 -way traffic. There are many niches alon ... read more
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British Flag Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
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