St AndrewsFrom the top of the cliffs at Kinkell Braes, the ancient city of St Andrews with its medieval cathedral is laid out before you. Beyond the expanse of the town’s west sands beach, is the forest at Tentsmuir and the further on, the Tay Estuary. Most people will immediately associate St Andrews with being the “home of golf” but this ancient city has many other attributes.  The University of St Andrews is Scotland's first University and the third oldest in the UK, having been founded around 1410. 

St Andrews is also the most important centre in Scotland ecclesiastically, and the signs of the Church’s importance are apparent from the immense scale of its ruined cathedral, the ruins of which are visible in the sky line from some distance away.  

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