Friday, 7 August 2015

The Travel Bug's 3 Fascinating Facts About Melrose, Scotland

While helping out his humans on a day trip to Melrose, these are the facts TTB uncovered:

Aargh...get me down from here!  TTB visits the top of Melrose Abbey.
  • The heart of Robert the Bruce, once King of Scotland, is buried at Melrose Abbey.   The rest of him lies in Dunfermline Abbey in Fife.

  • Melrose is home to Scotland’s first Teddy Bear Museum.


  • Melrose is the birthplace of Scotland’s famous Rugby Sevens competition, which is contested every year.