I NEVER KNEW THAT ABOUT SCOTLAND

- Andrew Ross Thibodeau

This is the title of amazing reference book I got 4 years ago, compiled by Christopher Winn. As a frequent traveler to Scotland to visit my wifeís family, it has pointed us towards several unique trips and discoveries.

Ed. Note: Here is one such trip during their three-week stay in Scotland during July and after visiting with Chief David and Lady Eileen in Perthshire.

Scotlandís first capital, Dunadd, was founded by Fergus Mhor around AD 500 and is Located on the A816 south of Oban. While nothing remains from this Dark Age fort, its location atop a stunning rock hill offers a gorgeous view of the area. Of particular note is the 1500 year old foot print carved into the rock at the summit, believed to have been part of inauguration ceremony of early Scottish Kings. My wife was proud to say her foot fit perfectly, confirming her royalty. My size 11 did not fit and showed my true peasant past Ö

DUNADD HILL ANDY'S FOOTPRINT LIZZ'S FOOTPRINT

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