St. Giles' Cathedral
The steeple, which dates to the 15th century, is a distinct feature in the Edinburgh skyline. It's seen some tumult. John Knox was the minister here during the height of the Protestant Reformation.
Ivy at Balloch
Perfectly manicured ivy grows up the wall of the gardens at Balloch Castle.
A dark alley in a city that knows how to keep its secrets.
Technically, when I took this, I was north of the Highland Boundary Fault on Loch Lomond. So this doesn't belong in The Lowlands gallery. But for the sake of not having a one-photo gallery, it goes here.
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