Scotland, Land of My Ancestors
Welcome to Scotland: the home of golf, kilts, tartans, other plaid clothing, grand Highland bagpipes, the caber toss, the hammer throw, the Loch Ness Monster, 2/3 of the British Isles' oil reserves, King Robert Bruce, William Wallace, the entire cast of Shakespeare's Macbeth, Biblical translator King James VI, Queen Mary, Bonnie Prince Charles, John Paul Jones, James A. Hamilton (father of U.S. Treasury Secretary Alexander), Sir Walter Scott, Robert Burns, Robert Louis Stevenson, James Watt, John Chalmers, Kirkpatrick Macmillan, Alexander Graham Bell, Captain Patrick Ferguson, Sir Alexander Fleming, Sir James Young Simpson, William Patterson, Andrew Carnegie (pronounced: car-NEH-gee), Sean Connery, Ian MacDiarmid, Craig Ferguson, Susan Boyle, Maureen McMullan, Scrooge MacDuck, Montgomery "Scotty" Scott from Star Trek, William "Groundskeeper Willie" MacDougal, Captain John "Soap" McTavish, Demoman from the Team Fortress video game series, most of the actors from Pixar's film Brave, and a truckload of artists who live there now or have been there in the past, all of whom have their work here.
Land of the ring bearer LordLJCornellPhotos 120 13 Alana Williamson Sinclair Alexandra-chan 12 1 The Table. LordLJCornellPhotos 186 19 At the water's edge. LordLJCornellPhotos 203 18 Natural ruins. LordLJCornellPhotos 166 20 Gallowglass EntwinedPride 11 2 Off the treadmill of life. LordLJCornellPhotos 186 26 Some Celtic Weapons AtriellMe 51 13 Happy Mother's Day! Shirley-Agnew-Art 14 12 Too late to take cover. LordLJCornellPhotos 201 21 Olith Eldr-Fire 45 17 The last, defiant, toothlike remains. LordLJCornellPhotos 232 25 Scotland Scenery colin6969 69 29 Lauren Mayberry. userthiago 79 14 Happy Birthday Will! Shirley-Agnew-Art 19 28 Where I belong LordLJCornellPhotos 218 25 Winter's face. LordLJCornellPhotos 201 30 Twodugs EntwinedPride 6 0 Drumossie Moor colin6969 42 6 All is laid before me. LordLJCornellPhotos 324 39 Eilean Donan Castle colin6969 69 16 Happy Birthday Peter! Shirley-Agnew-Art 5 6 Winter's beauty LordLJCornellPhotos 287 36 Bla Bheinn rocks. LordLJCornellPhotos 261 68