Britain’s turbulent civil history has left it with a magnificent legacy of castles, built to intimidate and designed for defence, many now in ruin yet they continue to hold their auras of power and mystery. These imposing structures still dominate many areas of the British landscape. Some are large, famous and easy to find, while…Details
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As part of my British landscapes series of articles some while ago I took a look at some of the Lighthouses around the British Coast and now it’s time to see more lighthouses that I have visited on my trips around the British Isles. On this occasion I visit two on the “Royal Island” –…Details
Although my photo trips in 2016 were limited there is one stand out feature – Scotland. They started in the Scottish Borders and finished by visiting the most northerly points on the British mainland including Cape Wrath on my North Coast 500 trip. It is not my intention to repeat those trip reviews but to…Details
The final and concluding part of my time on the iconic road trip along the North Coast 500 begins in Durness where I had spent time visiting, amongst other places Cape Wrath. Before reading this I would suggest you at least don’t miss Part 2 Applecross to Cape Wrath and if you don’t want to…Details
Welcome to the second part of my North Coast 500 photo trip starting this time from my overnight stop at Applecross. If you missed the start of this journey then I suggest you read Part One from Inverness to Applecross before returning to read about this stage. North Coast 500 …. Starting off from Applecross…Details
The North Coast 500 which launched in the Spring of 2015 is a 516-mile scenic route around the north coast of Scotland, starting and ending at Inverness. The North Coast 500 (Also known as NC500) was created by the North Highland Initiative and was designed to bring together the best of the North Highlands of…Details