Scotland in Autumn: Perthshire Celebrates

Trees. They are part of travel almost everywhere, by presence or absence, be they many or few. In Scotland, Highland Perthshire, just at the point where the Highlands begin to rise up to the Cairngorm Mountains in eastern central Scotland, is a place where trees and forest are defining features of the landscape. These woods suggest what Scotland may have looked like in millennia past. when forests covered the landscape more abundantly than they do now. Not that most of these trees in what’s known as Perthshire Big Tree Country are new comers, exactly. Many of them have been in

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