Scotland is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. Occupying the northern third of the island of Great Britain, Scotland shares a border with England to the south, and is otherwise surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean; with the North Sea to the east, and the North Channel and Irish Sea to the south-west. In addition to the mainland, the country is made up of more than 790 islands,including the Northern Isles and the Hebrides.
Forth Bridge Scotland Architecture landmarkThe Aberdeen beach Scotland United Kingdom ocean coastlineDramatic sky over Aberdeen beach scotlandLoch Ness coastline in early morning scotland canoeCaledonian Canal in Fort Augustus Scotand18th Century cannon at the Historic Military fortress Fort GeorgRainbow over Fort George scotland inverness highlands landscapeLoch Carron from the viewing point above Stromeferry Scotland landscapeIsle of Skye scotland landscape scenic

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Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:Europe
Subcategory Detail:United Kingdom
Keywords:country, europe, highlands, landmark, scenery, scotland, scottish, summer, tourism, travel