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TripAdvisor says Arran is top Scottish island

The Isle of Arran has been placed fourth in a list of the best islands in the UK and Channel Islands according to TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards for Islands. 107 more words


The Golfer Gets Excited...

… not because we have driven through a snowstorm, nor due to the imposing scenery or the presence of gorse in bloom on every verge and hillside meaning that kissing is very much in season, but because he has seen his first eagle of the trip. 48 more words


Ullapool Renovations Create 133 Mile diversion

Travellers are facing four weeks of disruption to ferry services on Scotland’s west coast as extensive improvements are made to Ullapool Harbour. The impact is that vehicle passengers travelling between the mainland and Stornoway now face a 133-mile diversion from their regular port at Ullapool to Uig on Skye until May 18. 102 more words


Staying on the Isle of Scalpay

On Friday, April 10th, I travelled from Glasgow to the Isle of Scalpay, off the Isle of Harris in the Outer Hebrides.  I left home at 9 am, and took the train from Glasgow to Inverness. 626 more words


Five Photos – Five Stories #5

Hi everyone,

This is the final part in a series of five. I was nominated by Connie at basildonkitchens to take part in the following challenge: 180 more words

Five Photos - Five Stories #1

I have been invited by Connie of basildonkitchens to join the Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge:

“Post a photo each day for five consecutive days and attach a story to the photo. 495 more words