Joanna Lumley revisits Eilean Donan Castle

Joanna Lumley revisits Eilean Donan Castle

In her new TV series Joanna Lumley reveals Eilean Donan Castle has a special place in her heart – it was the location where she filmed her first episode of the Avengers ( sixties TV series , not Marvel’s epic science fiction film series ) Joanna Lumley’s Home Sweet Home – Travels in My Own Land is the new UK travel series on ITV. After a lifetime of travels that have taken her across the globe, Joanna Lumley is making…

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Edinburgh Castle is epic

Edinburgh Castle is epic

Edinburgh Castle has just been named as one of the UK’s most epic castles by Fodor’s Travel blog , and quite rightly so , as anyone who has ever visited it will confirm . Perched upon the volcanic crag of Castle Rock and dominating the Edinburgh city skyline, Edinburgh Castle is an icon of Scotland and possibly in the most epic location of this entire list. Once the residence of the Scottish monarchs, it’s now one of Scotland’s most popular…

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Eilean Donan Castle HDR canvas prints

Eilean Donan Castle HDR canvas prints

Eilean Donan Castle premium canvas print, 12 by 8 inch canvas print , £22 including free UK delivery, These canvas prints are solvent-free .Free UK delivery . We print on premium canvas and hand-stretch them over quality spruce-wood stretcher frames. Decorate Your Wall with Top-quality Photo Canvas,Hand-stretched canvas on a sturdy spruce wood frame,Comes with custom edge designs,Appealing hues & high-resolution photo printing,UV-resistant, solvent-free inks,Canvas certified for professional photo printing. Eilean Donan Castle prints by David Rankin

Eilean Donan Castle re-opening

Eilean Donan Castle re-opening

Eilean Donan Castle said the signal from the Scottish Government that tourism might be able to restart by July 15 had “come as something of a surprise” and that while the prospect of re-opening was “welcome” it vowed it will only open its doors when it it 100 per cent satisfied it is safe to do so. The comments came after the Scottish Government said that the sector might be able to reopen from the coronavirus lockdown on July 15…

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The history of Eilean Donan Castle

The history of Eilean Donan Castle

Eilean Donan Castle has a fascinating history going back to the 12th century . The Mackenzie clan claims that Robert the Bruce sheltered at Eilean Donan during the winter of 1306 to 1307; the castle avoided any other involvement in the Wars of Scottish Independence. On 10 May 1719 HMS Worcester, HMS Flamborough and HMS Enterprise anchored off Eilean Donan Castle and sent a boat ashore under a flag of truce to negotiate with Spanish soldiers in the castle ….

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