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Highland games are events held throughout the year in Scotland & other countries as a way of celebrating Scottish & Celtic culture & heritage, especially that of the Scottish Highlands. Certain aspects of the games are so well known as to have become emblematic of Scotland, such as the bagpipes, kilt, & the heavy events, especially the caber toss. The games also include entertainment & exhibits related to other aspects of Scottish & Gaelic culture.


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Smoo Cave, Durness | No, this isn’t a series of screenshots from a video game: It’s actually Smoo Cave, a 200 foot long series of interconnected sea caverns near the village of Durness in the highlands. Mehr


The photo captures soldiers of the Lake Superior Scottish Regiment, Canadian Army Reserves, pulling against other teams from the Canadian Army's reserve highland regiments during the Glengarry Highland Games, in Maxville Ontario.