Despite the many drawbacks of Covid, it was time for a short staycation in Cambridge. Sadly the University Colleges were closed to the public however, this did not detract from the overall experience. Fortunately the weather was clement enough for … Continue reading →
Here are a few shots of Scone Palace in Scone, Perthshire. The Palace, constructed in 1808, is currently the home of the Earl of Mansfield and was the ancient crowning place for Scottish Kings on the stone of Scone (now in Edinburgh Castle). Kings crowned here include Macbeth, Robert the Bruce and Charles II. The palace is set amongst beautiful gardens which include the unique tartan maze. Again, no interior photography was permitted, so only external shots of the Palace are in this post; however I think they show the palace and grounds in a spectacular light.