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Eilean Donan Castle, Scotland. This was one of our favorite stops in our trip to Scotland this year. #castles

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Eilean Donan is a small tidal island in Loch Duich in the western Highlands of Scotland;

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View of Eilean Donan Castle on the Loch Duich and Loch Alsh to the Isle of Skye on a clear winter day.

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Eilean Donan Castle - Scotland; At the confluence of Loch Duich, Loch Long and Loch Alsh .

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Built in the 13th century to hold back the Vikings, Eilean Donan Castle is one of the most famous sites in Scotland. It is situated on an island, surrounded by the amazing scenery of the Scottish highlands. The fortress has been rebuilt at least four times and for around 200 years (from 18th to 20th century) it actually laid in ruins. It was re-opened in 1932

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Eilean Donan Castle

~Scottish Wilderness~

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Eilean Donan Castle, Scotland, at night. - Explore the World, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

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Eilean Donan Castle | da Gregg_the_pilot

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The Legend of Castle Eilean Donan, a Scottish Icon

In the earlier thirteenth century, during the reign of Alexander II  (ruled 1214–1249), a large curtain-wall castle (wall of enciente) was constructed, enclosing much of the island. At this time th…

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