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Where Did All the Highlanders Go?

The more you study the history of the Scottish highlands during the 18th and 19th centuries, the more upset you become. It’s impossible not to be deeply moved by the violence, betrayal, upheaval, and general difficulty experienced by the Highland clans during this time in their history. On two recent episodes of Simply Scottish, we … Continue reading

Scotland’s Birds and Other Wildlife

2013 is the Year of Natural Scotland, with a host of programs and events designed to celebrate Scotland’s natural beauty and resources. Scotland boasts a diverse range of wildlife, and it’s an amazing place to come and discover a number of rare and even endangered species. A particular haven for birdwatchers, Scotland holds many gems … Continue reading