Wednesday, 29 April 2009

Blair Castle Perthshire Vintage Car Rally

Blair Castle Perthshire Vintage Car Rally
The rally provided a fantastic backdrop to beautiful vintage cars.

Friday, 24 April 2009

Napoleons Vase Perth Museum

Napoleons Vase Perth Museum
Urn of marble made for Napoleons wife Empress Josephine. She died in 1814 and the vase was bought by Lord Gray of Kinfauns Castle where it stood until 1932. The eagle and the wreath on the base of the vase were the crest used by Napoleon and Empress Josephine and often appear on their furnishings.

Thursday, 23 April 2009

Perth Museum and Art Gallery

Perth Museum and Art Gallery


Perth Museum
George Street, Perth, PH1 5LB Telephone: 01738 632488

Royal George Hotel Perth

Royal George Hotel Perth
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This video of the Royal George Hotel was taken on Tay Street and shows the fine outlook it has over the River Tay.

Wednesday, 22 April 2009

Balloon Trip Perth

Balloon Trip Perth
The virgin air balloon was spotted over Scone today. If you would like to book a flight visit the virgin balloon flight website

Tuesday, 21 April 2009

Crees Inn Abernethy Perthshire Wins Award

Crees Inn Abernethy Perthshire Wins Award

Close to the historic Abernethy Round Tower, Crees Inn Abernethy is well known for its excellent food, fine real ales and large selection of malt whiskies. They have recently won a CARMA award in recognition of the excellent standard of their food and drink.

Monday, 20 April 2009

Culdees Tearoom Abernethy

Culdees Tearoom Abernethy
If staying at Weavers Hall in Newburgh, nearby Culdees Tearoom in Abernethy is a great place for lunch. They also hold the keys for the historic Round Tower which gives fantastic panoramic views over Perthshire.

Thursday, 9 April 2009

Perth Street Furniture

Perth Street Furniture
Perth has some interesting and witty street furniture as this photos taken in April in Tay Street shows.

Wednesday, 8 April 2009

Prince Edward at Balhousie Castle Perth

Prince Edward at Balhousie Castle Perth

Balhousie Castle in Perth was the venue for the visit by Prince Edward to see how the famous regiment works with youngsters in Perthshire. Balhousie Castle is the home to the famous Black Watch Regimental Museum.
Read more about Prince Edwards visit to Balhousie Castle in the Courier