Islay - Day 14, 15, 16, and 17 - Back to My Roots August 15th 2011 We left Inverness around 9:30 in the morning via a train destined for Glasgow. This time, we had a much better trip: our seats were reserved and we had a place for our luggage...so other than a family that needed to learn how to use their inside voices, the trip was more what we were used to when we had been to Scotland previously.
We arrived at Glasgow Queen Street Station shortly before 1 PM ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » Argyll » Isle of Islay 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