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A modest grand tour of the Highlands and Islands - Stage 1: Knaresborough to Pitlochry

I used to think of North Yorkshire as ‘The North’, Southerner that I am, but there’s a lot more north to The North! Once you leave the A1 at Newcastle, having passed Gormley’s iconic Angel of the North, you enter a bleak wilderness of spectacular beauty punctuated by occasional villages and small towns such as Jedburgh with its impressive ruined abbey. 180 more words


Wide and curvy but beautiful nonetheless

Now over to all of you. Do come and join us in our Saturday six-word musings.

I’ll admit that many of us openly break the numeric rule (guilty this week!) and share far more words (all excellent of course!) so the key rule is to have a title of six words – and then create around that the post that you desire! 92 more words

Six Word Saturday

Lang Town

Over the tarmac hill we rumble

Amongst the sea of rapeseed fields.

With hunched backs and crinkled smiles

Hopeless silhouettes collected together on dampened bus seats. 126 more words

Across the Firth of Forth

Copyright Debbie Smyth, 18 July 2017

Posted as part of Wordless on Tuesday

Wordless Wednesday

Flowers bridge the gap

The sun shone in and around Edinburgh today!

Copyright Debbie Smyth, 8 July 2017

Posted as part of  My Sunday Photo 11 more words


Dunfermline and North Queensferry

On my recent visit to Fife I explored a bit further from my base in St Andrews than I had previously with shoots further inland rather than just around the East Neuk of Fife.  349 more words

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