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Uhuru: Journey to Moshi, and Onwards

Uhuru Peak is the ultimate peak at 5 895 metres above sea level, of Mount Kilimanjaro, and the highest point on the planet, on any freestanding mountain. 45 more words

Kilimanjaro Trek

RatRace Ultra Tour of Arran

The Ultra Tour of Arran – a 2 day off-road running adventure from Rat Race.

The Isle of Arran is Scotland in miniature, boasting dense forests and coastal scenery in the South to crumbling castles and dramatic mountains in the North, the Isle of Arran delights at every turn.

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Five Photos ... with Linda Huber

My guest today is Linda Huber, who writes chillers under her own name, and feel-good fiction as Melinda Huber. Linda’s a very supportive and generous author, so it’s a pleasure to welcome her to the blog today to share with us her five photos. 856 more words

Whisky 2018 - 71

I bought this bottle on my last trip to Japan. I’ve had it open since January and didn’t think that much of it; it felt hot and one dimensional. 59 more words

Mythical Monday: Avalon

What is Avalon?

The mystical, mythical island of Avalon is central to the story of King Arthurian mythology. It’s name literally translates to “Isle of Apple Trees”. 743 more words

Goatfell: Journey to Moshi, and Onwards

Just off the Ayrshire coast, in the Firth of Clyde, you will find the Isle of Arran. The highest point of the isle, is Goatfell, standing 874 metres above sea level. 19 more words

Kilimanjaro Trek

Arran The Bothy Quarter Cask

Distillery: Isle of Arran
Region: Islands
Age: No age statement
abv: 55.2%

The Isle of Arran distillery has been hugely successful in finishing their whiskies in a wide variety of casks, but sometimes there’s just no need to look beyond the flavours that American oak can provide. 462 more words