Set between Caulkerbush and Kirkbean, Southerness boasts fantastic views over the Solway Firth.

Seals and the Sweetheart Abbey

Here, holidaymakers can stroll along miles of sandy beaches, explore rock pools and spot seals bobbing in the Dumfries Channel.

While the sprawling dines are the town's principal draw, nearby Dumfries is home to museums and galleries galore. Little ones will love tracking pre-historic animal footprints at Dumfries Museum, while the Camera Obscura offers panoramic views from an old windmill tower. History buffs should make a beeline for Sweetheart Abbey and Caerlaverock Castle.

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