St Andrews Area Guide

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St.Andrews with it’s impossibly beautiful location on the east coast of Fife, is one of the UK’s most highly regarded historic university towns and is the oldest in Scotland. St.Andrews castle and the ruins of St.Andrews cathedral overlook the dramatic shoreline which attract visitors from all over the world.

Another landmark to St.Andrews is the world famous golf course, aptly named ‘Old Course’ due to it’s inception dating back to 16th century. St.Andrews is often referred to as the home of golf and boasts five other golf courses along with the British Golf Museum. There are two stunning beaches in St.Andrews one of which the opening scene from Chariots Of Fire was filmed. Magnificent views can be enjoyed on walks along the beaches and the surrounding is truly impressive.

The only public transport to reach trains at Leuchars or to connect other towns in Fife is the Stagecoach bus station located near the town centre, connects St Andrews to Dundee via Leuchars with buses up to every ten minutes. Today, St Andrews is home to one Secondary school, one Private school and Three primary schools.

St.Andrews has an amazing reputation for the University, students travel from all over the world to study here. Here in St.Andrews you will never be short of something to do, East Sands Leisure Centre offer a variety of activities. The New Picture House, which was first opened in 1930 offers all the latest movies, including comfy seating and a choice of popcorn.