Having literally just crossed the country from Fort William to near Inverness, we now had to recross again and route up through Ullapool and catch up with our other friends at a campsite called Port A Bhaigh. The run was scenic and took us up the side of Loch Glascarnough, a fast and easy run … Continue reading To Points North of Ullapool
As Shaun said in an earlier post, I’ve been working with small children. I absolutely love it, so much so that I’m hoping I can do some more in between travels. What I do not love though are Scotlands little insects. Unfortunately, they love me! They love to swarm round me, especially my face. Then … Continue reading Little things
When we left home, we did so with no itinerary or end date, but we had agreed to meet friends up around Ullapool, so set off in that general direction. I say general direction, because the simplest way to get to Ullapool is via the opposite side of the country, Inverness! Google it, it’s true! … Continue reading And so on deeper into Scotland
So we always intended to break ourselves in gently and accordingly to start with an unbounded trip around Scotland, broadly following the North Coast 500 (NC500), but not not rigidly sticking to it. By unbounded, we mean not constrained by time and campsites: we will go when the whim takes us, for as long as … Continue reading A voyage of Scottish discovery
It’s started, we’ve retired and we are off! Actually we’ve been off for the last two weeks, but we are catching up!