I thought I would start out with a question – Is Scotland a country? No kidding, I am really asking. I tried asking people who live here, but the answers are split:
- Yes, it is a country within a country.
- No, the UK is a country and Scotland is just one of the kingdoms.
There you have it, the debate. What is your opinion? Whether or not it is a country, it’s largest city Edinburgh is really interesting. Most everywhere we looked we found stone buildings, narrow streets, construction (but that’s another story) and chimneys. It all seems to lead uphill towards the Edinburgh Castle:
Lots of other sites to see in Edinburgh. A few favorites:
Have you been to Scotland? All photos on this page © Rhonda Albom 2012
Travel Counter: We are in week 10 of our 250 day overseas adventure.
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