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Positive signs afoot

Pedestrians welcome!

Copyright Debbie Smyth, 6 October 2017

 Posted as part of Skywatch Friday and Pedestrian 7 more words

Skywatch Friday

The Bridges of the Firth of Forth

The wheels on American Airlines, Flight 6404 gracefully departed the Edinburgh, Scotland runway and we rapidly ascended into the sky on the path towards home. Always a bit of a nervous flier, I tried my best to relax and breathe while our aircraft climbed ever higher.   919 more words


Lazy Bum In Scotland: Kyleakin

As I walked out of the hostel, for my planned tour, my smile was broadening recalling Naidus words “You will meet some handsome guy in the tour Lobo, dont worry. 547 more words

My Silly Thoughts

Forth Road Bridge 🌉

I haven’t yet been to see the new Forth crossing but this architectural prototype of the Forth Road Bridge really caught my attention at the Lighthouse in Glasgow.

Queensferry crossing

Scotland has a new bridge over the Firth of Forth, the stretch of water between Edinburgh and Fife.

Over the past few years the delightful assistants have watched the construction with interest. 1,051 more words


August in Edinburgh Part 2 - Celebration Time!

We have been firework- and light-tastic in Edinburgh this month.

Each night has seen a magnificent display over Edinburgh Castle, courtesy of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo: 113 more words


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