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Scottish Borders

The Border country - so often bypassed by visitors from outside Scotland - turns out to be a delight on closer aquaintance. Here are fertile pastures, beautiful valleys and range after range of rolling green hills, fringed by a fine coastline - all ideal country for the walker. The area is crossed by a multitude of paths and three excellent long distance routes.

Not the least of the attractions in the Borders are the characterful country towns such as Kelso, Melrose and Peebles, packed with good pubs. There is plenty of wider interest too, from the romantic ruins of the Borders Abbeys to medieval castles and some grand stately homes.

Autumn morning near Earlston 1707

Autumn morning near Earlston 1707

Woodland near Smailhome 9766

Woodland near Smailhome 9766

Autumn mist at Bemersyde 0598

Autumn mist at Bemersyde 0598

Mertoun Mill and River Tweed 2410

Mertoun Mill and River Tweed 2410

Newtown St Boswells

Mist on the Tweed at Kelso 2103

Mist on the Tweed at Kelso 2103

Woodland near Kirkton 5428

Woodland near Kirkton 5428

Sunrise from Bemersyde Hill 0512

Sunrise from Bemersyde Hill 0512

St Mary's Loch 6647

St Mary's Loch 6647

Smailhome Tower 5676

Smailhome Tower 5676

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