Stirling November 5th 2011 LOVED LOVED the castle here. It has only recently reopened and WOW they have done a magnificent job.
Before heading to the castle, we stopped at the Bannockburn battlefield and met one of the more colourful locals walking his dog who filled us in about some of the history (what a clever dog). The heritage centre at the site, although closed for the offseason, had just had a school group throug ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » Stirlingshire » Stirling 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
Below is our initial naive profile, now I say we are 2 insane adults taking 5 whining kids across to the other side of the world. There names have been changed to Hamish the initiator/independent know it all, Jo blond moments, Zara FYI, Bella where is my entourage and Oliver what when how and why.......
We are a family of 7 escaping the island state of Tasmania to travel through UK, Italy, Spain and France for 3+ months over the winter. Kids range in age from 5 to 13 yrs. Hope to show them enough to inspire their own dreams of travel and adventure.... full info