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Scotland’s finest hotel and restaurant set in 500 acres of garden and ground, uniquely located amongst the glens and lochs at the foot of Ben Nevis. Inverlochy Castle Hotel’s consummate service and fabulous rooms make it a picturesque place to visit Inverlochy Castle is located amidst the scenic foothills of Ben Nevis overlooking its own loch. Built in 1863 by the first Lord Abinger, near the site of the original 13th century fortress. Inverlochy had been a private residence for over a hundred years until 1969 when it was converted from a family home to Scotland’s finest country house hotel. In September 1873 during a trip to Balmoral, Queen Victoria spent a week at Inverlochy sketching and painting where she wrote in her diaries ‘I never saw a lovelier or more romantic spot’. There is plenty to do from scenic walks around the stunning grounds, also taking in the private…

You’ve always dreamed of buying a castle in France. Did you know that you actually can? Since 1936 French company Agence Internationale Mercure has led the way in the Castle and ‘belle demeures’ market in France. Passionate about castles, character properties, country Estates and vineyards. You can actually buy a piece of French history! Its charismatic CEO owner Pierre Chasseigne is fascinated by history and a true admirer of ancient houses. This impressive of portfolio includes historic castles, private residences, country Estates, vineyards, apartments in Paris, all making up a grand catalog of beauty and history. What’s Available Agence International Mercure’s company’s portfolio includes historic castles, private residences, country houses, hotels, prestigious apartments, hunting grounds, vineyards comprising catalogue of more that 2500 prestigious properties in France. www.agencemercure.com

France has over 42,000 castles. 42,000! That is amazing! All that history and mystery of those monuments from the past. A virtual treasure trove of luxurious delight that…