Sunday, December 27, 2015

Holiday cottage - Location and view

View of Forth  rail bridge from holiday cottage
a.m. 24.12.2014
Sun glinting on steel

View of rail bridge from living room window

10 miles north of Edinburgh

Take a train from Inverkeithing which is a mile away and travel
over the19th century historic Forth Rail bridge.
Very good park and ride for bus and train.



Just a few paces from your door, is the cycle path to Inverkeithing,
it's harbour, then as far as you want to cycle or walk on the Fife cycle path.
2 miles east is St. David's Bay, Dalgety Bay; a couple of miles on is Aberdour beach.
2 miles to Restaurants - Nandos, Mexican, Chinese buffet, Pizza hut, burgers, Kentucky chicken,
2 miles to 24 hour supermarket. 30 miles to Perth and Stirling.
Lovely places to visit like Dollar Glen, Aberfeldy, Crieff, Kinross, Culross and
Loch Leven (cycle path and boat ride).
Great for touring Lochs and Glens, whisky distilleries and fishing villages.
Historic cities and castles, Linlithgow palace, Blair Atholl, Falkland palace (King James),
Dunfermline Abbey (Robert the Bruce and Queen Margaret. Andrew Carnegie's birthplace.
Inverkeithing 1 mile away has library :- e mail fax and computer, shops, pub, post office, phone box, bank, take away food, doctor, dentist, etc.
Local hospital 3 miles away off Halbeath road.
Nearby childrens' activity park, swimming baths, Deep Sea world, etc.
Scots mill Hillend by Inverkeithing - the ruins can be seen from the front of the holiday cottage.

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