Special Interest: Monuments


  • Dumfriesshire

    Although it is unlikely that any Monument would be a sufficient attraction to warrant an expedition on its own, they can be quite interesting, located in spectacular spots and be valuable for combining with visiting other things. There are a number of such monuments, statues or commemorative locatio...view more

  • Scottish Borders

    Although it is unlikely that any Monument would be a sufficient attraction to warrant an expedition on its own, they can be quite interesting, located in spectacular spots and be valuable for combining with visiting other things. There are a number of such monuments, statues or commemorative locatio...view more

  • Edinburgh City Centre

    The Scott Monument on Edinburgh's Princes Street is greatly recommended for a visit. You get to climb right up to its highest point on an internal staircase and get to view all sorts of curious references to Scott's work within the stonework. The view from the top is lovely. The other monume...view more