Eilean Donan is a small tidal island in Loch Duich in the western Highlands of Scotland;

Eilean Donan is a small tidal island in Loch Duich in the western Highlands of Scotland;

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The Legend of Castle Eilean Donan, a Scottish Icon

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Eilean Donan Castle, Scotland

Eilean Donan Castle, Scotland

Built in the 13th century to hold back the Vikings, Eilean Donan Castle is one of the most famous sites in Scotland. It is situated on an island, surrounded by the amazing scenery of the Scottish highlands. The fortress has been rebuilt at least four times and for around 200 years (from 18th to 20th century) it actually laid in ruins. It was re-opened in 1932

Built in the 13th century to hold back the Vikings, Eilean Donan Castle is one of the most famous sites in Scotland. It is situated on an island, surrounded by the amazing scenery of the Scottish highlands. The fortress has been rebuilt at least four times and for around 200 years (from 18th to 20th century) it actually laid in ruins. It was re-opened in 1932

Eilean Donan Castle, Scotland

Eilean Donan Castle, Scotland

In the earlier thirteenth century, during the reign of Alexander II  (ruled 1214–1249), a large curtain-wall castle (wall of enciente) was constructed, enclosing much of the island. At this time th…

The Legend of Castle Eilean Donan, a Scottish Icon

In the earlier thirteenth century, during the reign of Alexander II (ruled 1214–1249), a large curtain-wall castle (wall of enciente) was constructed, enclosing much of the island. At this time th…

Eilean Donan piccola isola nel Loch Duich, nelle Highlands occidentali della Scozia.

Eilean Donan piccola isola nel Loch Duich, nelle Highlands occidentali della Scozia.

~Eilean Donan Castle - Scotland; At the confluence of Loch Duich, Loch Long and Loch Alsh~

~Eilean Donan Castle - Scotland; At the confluence of Loch Duich, Loch Long and Loch Alsh~

Eilean Donan Castle, Scotland, at night.   - Explore the World, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

Eilean Donan Castle, Scotland, at night. - Explore the World, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

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