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Beauty of Spring

“Out in the lonely woods the jasmine burns its fragrant lamps,and turns into a royal court with green festoons the banks of dark lagoons.”-Henry Timrod

Musselburgh Blog 2 - Eskmuthe Rowing Club

Given that Musselburgh runs alongside the River Esk, it’s not much of a surprise that there is a rowing club in the Toun!

Eskmuthe was set up to row and race St Ayles Skiffs as part of the Scottish Coastal Rowing Association.  211 more words


Algal Soup

What do you get when you combine a longer ice-free season in the Arctic with unseasonably warm temperatures? In some cases “algal soup.” And where would one discover algal soup in the Arctic? 783 more words


The geography is just incredible

Travelling above the islands always gives the most beautiful views of the islands if the aircraft is below clouds. At the altitude where the pic was shot, its very unlikely that average sized boats will even be visible. 38 more words

Walking the Beaches - Shrines

More than anywhere else in Mauritius, the Morne is a corner of the coastline, moving from the calm protected lagoons of the west coast to the harsher but more ruggedly beautiful south coast.  557 more words


Beyond Salar de Uyuni, The Awe-Inspiring Bolivian Landscape

Walking around Uyuni, there are loads of agencies marketing tours to Bolivia’s number one tourist attraction; Salar de Uyuni. Unless you are looking for a high-end excursion, there is no need to pre-book. 917 more words

Round-the-World Trip

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

BANGKOK (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce and rich in fish and potential oil and gas reserves: 1,043 more words