The City of Stirling

I really went to Stirling to visit the castle, which I've already written about in another post. However, the rest of the town is also really lovely and well worth a wander. On the day I went it was particularly foggy, which made everything must more atmospheric and Scottish. As with when I went to Catania, words … Continue reading The City of Stirling

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Old Stirling Bridge

Old Stirling Bridge is not that old. I mean, it's old compared with lots of things: the state of Virginia, USA; the Wallace Monument; sliced bread. But compared with real old Stirling bridge, it's not that old at all. The real old Stirling bridge was the site of the Battle of Stirling Bridge in 1297. In this … Continue reading Old Stirling Bridge