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Sligachan Bridge and not checking my coordinates

Before heading off to Scotland I researched every place I wanted to visit and every thing I wanted to photograph.  So when we arrived on the Isle of Skye I was ready – or so I thought.  I let my … Continue reading

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Mallaig

The village of Mallaig, on the west coast of the Highlands of Scotland , was founded in the 1840s, when Lord Lovat, owner of North Morar Estate, divided up the farm of Mallaigvaig into seventeen parcels of land and encouraged his tenants to move to … Continue reading

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Scotland Thursday: Dunollie Castle at Sunset

Located on a hill north of Oban, Scotland (and pretty much just up the road from our hotel that overlooked the harbor in Oban) is a small castle ruin with a very good view – Dunollie Castle.   We had just … Continue reading

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Nevis Range

The Nevis Range mountain gondola is the only one of it’s kind in Britain.  It is built on the north face of Aonach Mor which is the 8th highest mountain in Britain (1221 meters/4006 feet) located just outside of Fort … Continue reading

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On the road to…

We had left Oban that morning and were on track to head to something this road was taking us to.  The view was just so amazing that I had to pull over and get out into the road and capture … Continue reading

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Castle Fraser

Castle Fraser – with a core that dates possibly back to the 1450’s –  is one of Scotland’s largest tower houses with quite a few things inside to see including going up to the top of the round tower for … Continue reading

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Lys-Na-Greyne B&B – Aboyne, Scotland

When I chose this B&B for one of our stops in Scotland I was very excited about staying at such a beautiful place.  It wasn’t until we arrived that I found out how much of a gem I booked!  This … Continue reading

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