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Situated on the Solway Firth, and to the south west of Scotland, Dumfries and Galloway is the large border county that shares county lines with Lanarkshire, Ayrshire and the Scottish Borders, as well as Cumbria to its south. It is a largely rural county with a number of main towns such as Dumfries itself. It is also the location of the very famous Gretna Green, site of many an ancient elopement. This county has a six hour drive to London, although the route is very direct. It is a popular location for home buyers who like its rural outlook coupled with its close proximity to London and other major cities. It has a relatively flat landscape, and a lengthy coastline, and outdoor pursuits are very much encouraged. Places of interest include the Galloway Forest Park, Drumlanrig Castle, and the lengthy Southern Upland Way footpath and hiking route.