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Flora MacDonald, the Jacobite heroine. Flora is famous for helping Bonnie Prince Charlie escape from Scotland after the defeat at the Battle of Culloden, disguising him as her maid, Betty Burke. She died in Kingsburgh, Skye, in the same bed in which Bonnie Prince Charlie had slept during his escape. Her funeral was said to have been attended by over three thousand mourners, and three hundred gallons of whisky were drunk at it.

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Flora MacDonald, the Scottish Jacobite heroine. Flora is famous for helping Bonnie Prince Charlie escape from Scotland after the defeat at the Battle of Culloden, disguising him as her maid, Betty Burke. She died in Kingsburgh, Skye, in the same bed in which Bonnie Prince Charlie had slept during his escape. Her funeral was said to have been attended by over three thousand mourners, and three hundred gallons of whisky were drunk at it. - Painting by History Witch, Lisa Graves

Talisker Bay, Isle of Skye, Scotland - The green in Ireland and Scotland is its own unique color of green. I love it. #monogramsvacation

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Black Cuillins mountains, Isle of Skye, Scotland. Our tips for 25 fun things to do in Scotland: http://www.europealacarte.co.uk/blog/2010/12/30/things-scotland/

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Talisker Distillery - Talisker Distillery is the only distillery on the Isle of Skye, set on the shores of Loch Harport in the village of Carbost, on the beautiful Minginish Peninsula, with dramatic views of the Black Cuillin.

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Like the finest single malt whisky, the Isle of Skye is an intoxicating distillation of all that is great about Scotland’s Highlands and islands... Read more: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/scotland/travel-tips-and-articles/77507#ixzz3KvPc8pai

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