Ten days into my Great Southern Road Trip many a cliche is leaping into my head The best laid schemes of mice and menIf anything can go wrong it willIf life gives you lemons make lemonadeEvery cloud has a silver lining There are no doubt many others that would fit my current (first world) predicament! … Continue reading Stories from the Great Southern Road Trip Part 2: A Sudden Change of Plans.
The interminable bagpipe playing continues unabated as you move from one corner to the other. Some pipers clearly know only one piece. If you stand in the same place long enough you hear them play it again and again. My last stop in Scotland is Edinburgh. I am glad I didn’t come here first, it … Continue reading Musings on Tourism in Edinburgh.
Introducing Iain mac IainAfter the tragic loss of the original Iain, I would like to introduce his wayward son Iain mac Iain. Wayward, because he has abandoned the family tartan, has a tattoo and is wearing shoes, and a utility belt. He has cast aside family tradition and decided to wear mostly black. Perhaps it's … Continue reading Travel Mascots Part 3