* Urquhart Castle, Loch Ness, Highland, Scotland - Founded in the century Urquhart played a role in the Wars of Scottish Independence in the century. The castle, situated on a headland overlooking Loch Ness.
Scotland's top walks: Sandwood Bay, Sutherland This amazing beach in the middle of nowhere. It's right next to Cape Wrath. To think the Vikings, even the Spanish Armada sailed past here -historical landscape.