Julie's Blog
Sharing ideas about things to do and places to see as well as events taking place in and around Loch Ness and the Highlands of Scotland.
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6 Tips to Researching Your Ancestors Whilst Visiting Scotland


“So this is the house where great grandfather was born! He must have walked along this road to school. Here’s the church where my great great grandparents were married.”

Spine-tingling stuff… If you have Scottish or Highland ancestry, this could be your experience too. For that to happen, it’s crucial to start preparing before your visit so that you can make the most of your time here. Here are 6 free tips

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Walk the Coire Loch Trail, Glen Affric

Enjoy a walk in Glen Affric on one of the many marked trails that snake through the Glen. Travel by car for about 20 minutes from Drumnadrochit along the A831. Continue through the village of Cannich to find the famous Glen Affric. As a matter of fact it is not just any old Glen but it is actually the most beautiful Glen in the Scottish Highlands.

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