Eilean Donan Castle


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Eilean Donan Castle

(ˈeɪlən ˈdɒnən)
n
(Placename) a castle near the Kyle of Lochalsh in Highland, Scotland: built in the 13th century; famous for its picturesque setting
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We took a cycle out to the stunning Eilean Donan Castle, used as a location in films such as Highlander and James Bond movie The World Is Not Enough.
Eilean Donan Castle is Britain's only entry in a book of what?
With friends, Hannah MacFarlane, of Glasgow, visited Auchentoshan Distillery, north of Glasgow, Eilean Donan Castle at Dornie and Cawdor Castle, north-east of Inverness.
Our shots show bare-chested Anthony, of Glasgow's south side, at iconic Eilean Donan Castle, near Kyle of Lochalsh, for the Lawson's whisky ad.
Meanwhile, Eilean Donan Castle appeared in the 1999 Bond movie The World Is Not Enough.
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DAVID & STEPHANIE - EILEAN DONAN CASTLE PR executive Stephanie Melrose, 35, from Livingston, thought it was a romantic surprise when boyfriend David took her to visit Eilean Donan Castle in the Highlands, during a weekend away to Inverness.
I'd seen a sign declaring "English" warships bombarded Eilean Donan castle to stop the 1719 uprising "restoring the Scots to the throne".
It was shot in a number of places, with the Scottish locations being Eilean Donan Castle in Loch Duich, Glenfinnan and Glencoe, all in the Western Highlands.
Showing a photo of Eilean Donan castle, the signage states: "In 1719 it provided a defence for Spanish soldiers sympathetic to restoring the Scots to the throne.
Diana Rowell, as ever, reveals her skills in still life with the sensitively painted Peaches and Wine (oil), and her landscape in oils, the famous Eilean Donan Castle, is convincingly handled.
THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH: Scotland continues its historic link with the James Bond movies by supplying Robert Carlyle to play one of the villains and Eilean Donan Castle to play MI6's Scottish branch office in the latest instalment.