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"Worth seeing but not worth going to see".

Day 10: Over the Irish Sea to Londonderry/Derry

A bit of a sleep in today (half hour!) and down to breakfast at 7:30. I had porridge today that came with a bit of a surprise! 811 more words

"Billow and breeze, islands and seas, Mountains of rain and sun...Over the Sea to Skye".

Day 8: Ullapool then over the sea to Skye

We drove the coastal road on our route to Ullapool. The scenery was magnificent all day as we climbed further and further into the highlands. 1,236 more words

"In common, simple things, the Orkneys have found uncommon content."

Day 7Day trip to the Orkney Islands where the people live ‘Below the wind and above the water’. The ferry leaves from John O’Groats which is the most northern part of Britain. 1,042 more words

Revealed: The 21 new UNESCO World Heritage sites for 2016/ Hazel Plush, Travel writer

“This year’s additions to the Unesco World Heritage list have just been announced, after a four-day annual pow-wow in Istanbul. While the criteria for making the list sound quite dry – the roll call includes historical significance, legacy and common heritage – the shortlist is anything but.

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Turkish Delight- A sneak peek of Istanbul through NjeReemphotography

This post is dedicated to an amazing friend and brother, Kevin “Young” Ndoria who with an awesome heart dropped me off at the airport as I headed out to Turkey in July, and also was so gracious as to pick me up from the airport. 645 more words

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European Capital of Culture 1992 - Madrid

There was a definite autumn chill in the air when we went early to breakfast today, early because we were planning to visit the capital of Spain, Madrid.  1,036 more words

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Monday Mystery Photo - Last week Oxfordshire

Each Monday, I post a mystery photo, or occasionally a mystery object. I encourage you to leave a comment if you think you might know where this week’s mystery photograph, is located, or what it is. 255 more words

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