Some twenty minutes to the north west of us is the City of Perth, an excellent shopping centre and gateway to the Highlands. Perth has various tourist attractions most notable of which are the national heather collection at Bells
Cherrybank Garden on the south west of the City, and NTS Branklyn Gardens on the Dundee road out of the city.
The Ferguson Gallery on the comer of the South Inch and Tay Street has works by the famous Scottish Colourist JD Ferguson. The Museum and Art Gallery is also worth a visit.
The historic village of Dunkeld with its ancient Cathedral and Telford Bridge over the River Tay is 15 miles north of Perth.
While the two major towns in Fife are largely industrial, Kirkcaldy boasts a very fine art gallery by the railway station, and Dunfermline, the home of Andrew Carnegie, has its famous Abbey.