Sunday 10 June 2012

Loch Lomond

Loch Lomond is situated in Dunbartonshire. It is a large freshwater Scottish Loch ( Loch Laomaine in Gaelic ). It is the largest lake in the UK. and one of Scotland's main tourist attractions.

There are said to be around 60 islands on the loch. Some of them are quite large. One in particular, Inchmurrin, is the largest island of any lake or loch in Great Britain.

There is plenty to do at Loch Lomond for those that like the outdoor life. The scenery is spectacular and the loch provides a valuable facility for wind surfers, sailing, jetskis, kayaks and even large cruisers which take the tourists around the loch.

For those that like camping there are several campsites around the loch with fantastic views. This is also a walkers paradise. A wonderful place to stop on any tour of Scotland.

Loch Lomond is probably one of the most famous lochs in the world and has had much written about it both in poetry and song. The natural beauty of this area is legendry and it is a popular destination for anyone visiting Scotland or for those escaping from Glasgow for a long weekend.

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