A SCOTTISH landmark has appeared in so many Hollywood movies that tourists are causing a road safety hazard. Visitor numbers to the island have soared over the past few years, thanks to its use in several high profile films, including The BFG, Ridley Scott’s Prometheus and the 2015 remake of Macbeth.
Land on which stand ancient stones that helped to inspire the making of new Disney-Pixar film, Brave, could be brought into community ownership. Residents in the Callanish and Carloway district of Lewis, in the Western Isles, are exploring the possibility of a buyout of Carloway Estate.
ROSSLYN Chapel could be home to hidden treasures in the form of precious books rescued from a fire more than 500 years ago but there is no evidence of the Holy Grail.
For 70 years Glencoe has attracted film makers. Being Human Braveheart Bonnie Prince Charlie Complicity Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Highlander 1 and 3 Kidnapped Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (Bollywood) Made of Honour Master of Ballantrae Massacre of Glencoe Monty Python and the Holy Grail Quest for Fire Restless Natives Rob Roy Sawney Bean Skyfall The 39 Steps Under the Skin
The bridge that carries Harry Potter and his friends to Hogwarts is The Glenfinnan Viaduct. It is a railway viaduct on the West Highland Line in Glenfinnan, Inverness-shire, Scotland. Located at the top of Loch Shiel in the West Highlands of Scotland, the viaduct overlooks the Glenfinnan Monument and the waters of Loch Shiel.
Castle Leoch is the fictional seat of Clan MacKenzie, located in the northern Scottish Highlands. Doune Castle was used to create the castle scenes in the series Outlander.