Mull of Galloway, Portpatrick and Stranraer.
Lighthouse, lamplight, guiding-light
Our last day! We chose two shortish walks with lunch in Port Ellen in between. The first started at Kilnaughton Bay, just outside Port Ellen. At the east end of… Read more Islay: Singing Sands and Kildalton Cross →
In which we walk to a lighthouse and a beautiful beach.
On days 4-6 of our Bermuda break, we continued to tramp the Railway Trail up and down the islands. As one lovely bay looks very like another, I’ll restrict myself… Read more Bermuda: coasts and caves →
Our last few days in Shetland were spent at Busta House in the North Mainland. From there, we did three great walks, all featuring lighthouses and spectacular cliffs. Esha Ness… Read more Lighthouses and cliffs: three Shetland walks →
On a glorious morning we set out for the southern tip of Mainland Shetland to visit Jarlshof and Sumburgh Head – there’s a lovely cliff walk between the two sites.… Read more Jarlshof to Sumburgh Head →
Annapolis Royal is one of the oldest European settlements in Canada. It started in 1605 as Port Royal and changed hands between the French and the British many times in… Read more Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia →
(For more photos, see my Nova Scotia Pinterest Board and John’s photo journals.) Halifax is just over an hour’s flight from Montreal. We arrived on a balmy Saturday evening to… Read more Halifax and Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia →
Looking for a break between Christmas and New Year, we found a good bargain at the Inn at Lathones near St Andrews. The plan, if the weather was good, was… Read more A few days in Fife →