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Hitting the Dark Sky Park Trails

This past weekend, we headed down to the Galloway Forest Park to check out the Dark Sky Observatory  and get in some mountain biking.

The Dark Sky Observatory is a special place – we actually saw the rings of Saturn, witnessed stars in all their glory, and was enamoured by the Andromeda galaxy (which is due to hit us in 3.75 billion years).   176 more words

Bikeable Jo

Under the darkling sky

I can’t quite believe it’s been two weeks since B and I got back from Galloway Forest Park. As usual life in London is rushing past at phenomenal speed, and I’ve become so entrenched in my normal routine that it almost seems like our little getaway cottage now exists in a different dimension. 471 more words