Visitors flock to Scotland for its unique culture and history. It has been the wellspring of fascinating stories, from Rob Roy in Sir Walter Scott’s historical novel of the same name to the poems of Robert Burns, or the books of Robert Louis Stevenson.
Book a Hotel in Stirling or Falkirk
Visitors making their way to Scotland, be sure to plan a trip to the stunning city of Stirling, which is considered the country’s “heritage capital”. It features beautiful sites like Stirling Castle and the Church of the Holy Rude, as well as cultural experiences like the Bannockburn Heritage centre. Just to the south of Stirling you will find the town of Falkirk. History runs deep here as well, as it boasts the ruins of the Antonine Wall that once marked the northernmost border of the Roman Empire.
Visit the Breadalbane Folklore Centre near Killin
To the northwest of Stirling is Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park, which includes many historical and natural areas of note. One of these is the Breadalbane Folklore Centre. Its old building was originally built in the year 1840 as St. Fillan’s Mill with a working water wheel designed to utilise the power of the River Dochart. These days the building's purpose is a series of exhibitions that recount the histories of the clans of Breadalbane, and these exhibits include a variety of local artefacts.
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