Retire in Glasgow – The center of Scotland’s culture

Retire in Glasgow – The center of Scotland’s culture

Retire in Glasgow “The center of culture in Scotland” Photo By Robert Brown via StockPholio.com Gary Gary is the web designer. He loves his wife and his dog, and he loves everything about Thailand. We received a letter last week from Clare C, who lives in...
Fort William to Inverness – The Great Glen

Fort William to Inverness – The Great Glen

A recent visit to Scotland found us traveling from Fort William to Inverness along the great glen.  We drove up the west side of Scotland through Dumfries, Ayr (a very cool town!) and spent about 5 minutes in Glasgow.  After being in the countryside with the sheep,...
Retire in Inverness Scotland

Retire in Inverness Scotland

We think Inverness is a fine example of the true Scotland; a smaller town with a little Celtic mystique.  There are local standing stones, the intrigue of what’s really in Loch Ness, a great castle ruin, a really nice woolen mill shop, and a short drive to the...
Retirement in Edinburgh, Scotland

Retirement in Edinburgh, Scotland

If you are considering retirement in Edinburgh, Scotland, first of all you need to learn how to pronounce it.  Locals call it Ed-in-bur-a.  The gh is silent. This is the second largest city, second only to Glasgow, and the capital of Scotland.   Home to 487,000...
Retiring in Ayr, Scotland!

Retiring in Ayr, Scotland!

If you are looking for a mild climate, coastal waters, and history, you might want to consider retiring in Ayr, Scotland.   This moderate sized town of 46,000 sits on the west coast of the lowlands of Scotland and has connecting bus service to Cairnryan where you can...
Retire in Stirling Scotland

Retire in Stirling Scotland

If you want to retire in Stirling Scotland you will certainly be at the heart of it all.   The city is clustered around a large castle that was built, like many castles, in stages.   The original James IV Great Hall was completed in 1503.   It sits on a large hill...
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