High in the Scottish Highlands lies the misty moor known as Culloden Battlefield where the 1746 massacre occurred. Fought between Bonnie Prince Charlie’s Jacobite forces and the English army, the resistance fighters were slaughtered trying to sludge through the moor. The moor is the sight of the last pitched battlefield in Great Britain and a … More Photo a day – February 2, 2012, Misty Culloden Battlefield
On the windswept shores of Loch Ness in the Highlands of Scotland, Urquhart Castle awaits travellers who come off the loch itself. Though blown up by the Jacobites in the 17th century, the fortress still offers a fantastic vista of the lake.