Here begins the journey through the Land of Scotland. We will visit some of the most famous and beautiful Scottish Castles and learn a bit about their history along the way. The journey continues in Castles of Scotland: II, Castles of Scotland:.
Key moments in the history of the royals' Highland paradise Balmoral
Balmoral Castle in Royal Deeside, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. Balmoral has been one of the residences of the British Royal Family since when it was purchased by Queen Victoria and her consort, Prince Albert. It was Queen Victoria's favourite residence.
Craigievar Castle, south of Alford, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. http://www.castlesandmanorhouses.com/photos.htm Craigievar Castle was the seat of Clan Sempill and the Forbes family who resided here for...