Busking in Glasgow


A view from downtown Glasgow, this shows just half of the group playing that day. Love, love, love how these ladies are dressed!

So what is your ‘Official Outlander name’ in Gàidhlig?

Here is a great collection of names in Scots Gaelic. Now, we just have to figure out how to pronounce them!

Revised and Improved – So what is your ‘Official Outlander name’ in Gàidhlig?.

Clan Histories For Your Viewing Pleasure

The BBC has a wonderful series of programs which look closely at Scottish Highland Clan histories. Featured here (in a nod to my fellow Outlander fans) is the episode on Clan Fraser, started in the twelfth century when a French knight named Frezel left Normandy for a new life in Scotland. Part One includes an interview with the current clan chief (and clearly a charmer,) Lord Lovet, Simon Fraser.

Part One:

Part Two:

Part Three:

If you’re interested in viewing additional episodes you’ll have to look for them on YouTube, as the BBC doesn’t stream them. BBC does have a listing of all episodes with some additional information.