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Islay, Jura, Kintyre, Arran and Dumfrieshire, Scotland: 22nd - 26th November 2017

Previous posts have detailed our visits to Rosslyn Chapel, Fife, Aberdeen and Speyside. From Speyside we continued on to the Kintyre Peninsula in south-west Scotland and arrived at the port of Tarbert late in the day. 2,106 more words

Rainbow over A'Chleit

Rainbow over A’Chleit

My image this week is for The Daily Posts Weekly Photo Challenge of ‘Serene‘, and is a Rainbow over A’Chleit, Kintyre. 182 more words

James Collett

Running Remembered

I haven’t been running much lately and I haven’t been to Kintyre for nearly two years now. Then I stumbled across this old blog post from my days on the running site Fetcheveryone and thought I would share it with you. 887 more words

Campbeltown Airport Tower & The Milky Way

Campbeltown Airport Tower & The Milky Way

Another clear night was forecast which gave me the opportunity to capture two images of Campbeltown Airport Tower & The Milky Way, I’m still riding my wave of Astrophotography enthusiasm after my recent post capturing the… 478 more words


Rhunahaorine Point

Rhunahaorine Point

I was looking for a location to photograph from that I hadn’t been to before so decided to use my outing as a bit of a recce to see if I could get a good composition. 843 more words

James Collett

Sun and Rain and Sky and Sea

Anyone contemplating summer camping in Scotland needs to consider the issue of the midge. Faced with this challenge as we planned a trip in July, we decided that coastal camping would be the solution, as we’d be likely to have a breeze which would keep the critters grounded. 985 more words


Skye Trail Ultra - prelude

April was one of the craziest months I’ve had in years.

It started in Kintyre – with a twitter buddy who I had finally met in real life, a castle, and a couple of beaches. 2,302 more words