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Cruising with Le Boat on The Caledonian Canal – North to Inverness

Michael Edwards continues his epic cruise along the Caledonian Canal as he heads toward  Loch Ness and Inverness.

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Cruising the Caledonian Canal with Le Boat

Michael Edwards discovers the floating delights of cruising Scotland’s Caledonian Canal. 

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The Machrie Golf Links, Islay, Scotland

Andy Mossack travels to Islay to play the Machrie Golf Links, hailed by some as one of the greatest links courses in the world.

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The Machrie Hotel, Islay, Scotland

Andy Mossack takes the ferry over to Islay and finds out why the legendary Machrie Hotel is so special.

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Fairmont St. Andrews Hotel

Andy Mossack visits the home of golf to stay at the iconic Fairmont St. Andrews resort and enjoys a picnic lunch on a coastal walk.

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Banchory Lodge Hotel, Banchory, Scotland

Andy Mossack visits the gateway to Royal Deeside to stay at a hotel so close to the River Dee he can almost dip his toes in.

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