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  • Views of Holyrood Park and Edinburgh
    10 Reasons to celebrate the holidays in Scotland
    Yup, you guessed it: Chisholm is a Scottish surname. My forefathers even had a castle in Erchless—oh for the days of olde. However, visitors to the country now have just as much to explore and celebrate. Whether experiencing Christmas in...
  • The Robertsons are back with a 2-hour season premiere
    'Duck Dynasty' season premiere: The Robertsons are funny again, but for how long
    “Duck Dynasty" returned for Season 7 Wednesday night. It is hard to believe it has been that long since the Robertson clan first came into our living rooms. In this season premiere, the bearded men and their wives literally immerse...
  • 'Brave' reveals the heart of a true princess
    'Brave' reveals the heart of a true princess
    From a studio that has such iconic and memorable films as “Toy Story”, “Finding Nemo”, and “Wall-e” in its wake, Pixar’s rendition of the movie, “Brave”, offers a unique perspective to the...
  • CitizenM: Glasgow’s quirky ‘futuristic’ hotel
    CitizenM: Glasgow’s quirky ‘futuristic’ hotel
    Fancy staying at a chic hotel full of quirky surprises near the center of Scotland’s largest city? Then citizenM in downtown Glasgow may be just the place.From the moment you walk through its sliding doors and see ornamentations including a...
  • Paranormal expert wants to revisit the Nessie legend
    Paranormal expert wants to revisit the Nessie legend
    Well it looks like the Loch Ness Monster is back in the news according today, Oct 20 reports from both The Scotsman and Aberdeen Press and Journal. Jonathan Bright is the paranormal investigator behind the new search, he's based off in Athens....
  • Barbary monkeys
    Gibraltar to deport troop of troublemaking monkeys to Scotland
    The town of Stirling, Scotland has offered to become a penal colony. Well, not the town, actually, but near it. Also, the colony will not be home to human prisoners, but rather 30 of Gibraltar’s most notorious monkeys.Blair Drummond Safari...
  • Loch Lomond Scotland
    Loch Lomond: Wedding destination with a fairy tale twist
    You've seen it: The shots in a movie that sweep across a beautiful lake and onto a quaint cottage nestled into trees along the bank. The couple, dressed in signature bride and groom wear, smile joyfully as they gaze into each others eyes and...
  • 18 Photos of each hole at Gleneagles home of 2014 Ryder Cup in Scotland
    18 Photos of each hole at Gleneagles home of 2014 Ryder Cup in Scotland
    The following is list and slideshow of 18 photos of each of the holes at Gleneagles PGA Centenary course, where the 2014 Ryder Cup is taking place from September 25-28, 2014, in Scotland.The photos in the slideshow are in order from the first hole...
  • Scotland Decides
    Time to deliver devolution promises in Scotland
    September 18 was no ordinary day in Scotland. It was history in the making when record number of Scots voted in a referendum that provided them a rare chance to break away from the 307 year old union with the United Kingdom. Polls in the weeks...
  • Scotland stays with the UK
    Scotland opts to stay with the United Kingdom
    Scotland has decided to stay in the United Kingdom, keeping a 307-year-old agreement intact. Voters turned out in droves to have a say on whether or not they should become an independent nation, or continue their partnership with England.The...
  • Scotland decides to stay part of the United Kingdom
    Queen Elizabeth issues statement on Scotland referendum
    Queen Elizabeth has issued a statement on the Scotland independence vote, which was a No. Buckingham Palace released the statement Friday morning United Kingdom time, September 19, 2014. The Telegraph reported that 54% voted for Scotland to remain...
  • 307 Years And Counting
    307 Years And Counting
    For 307 years the countries of Scotland and England have joined at the hip. They are both part of the United Kingdom and they have just come to realize that they need each other to survive. The Scottish nation took to the polls and tested the...
  • Free money won out over freedom in Scottish Independence vote
    Free money won out over freedom in Scottish Independence vote
    On Sept. 18, Scotland opened the polls to see if their citizens wanted independence after 307 years of being under British sovereignty. And going into the day of the referendum vote, the polls showed a virtual toss up between the Yes's ...
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    Scotland Decided: Will remain part of United Kingdom
    After 32 counts, Scotland's Independence Referendum (popularized as the "IndyRef") yielded the results of 55.3 percent "No," 44.7 percent "Yes," for a pro-union victory in the voting according to the poll results...
  • The Sea House
    Elisabeth Gifford Discusses Allowing Honesty to Heal You
    What happens when you bring the truth of who you are and where you’ve been into the light? In her impressive debut novel, The Sea House (St. Martin’s Press/April 15, 2014/ISBN: 978-1250043344/$25.99), author Elisabeth Gifford...