The local area and where it sits in Scotland

I live in the seaside town of Helensburgh on the West Coast of Scotland, where the River Clyde meets the Gareloch.  We are an hour north of Glasgow by train and only 7 miles from Loch Lomond. I’m going to be looking at places of interest in and around the town, but will also be going further afield, visiting other parts of the country.  I love history and the countryside, so click on the links below to read about some of the places I’ve visited: