By the time this is published, I will be back home after spending five weeks in Scotland. No doubt struggling with jet lag and either trying to stay awake or go to sleep. Although I will be home, it is likely that for the next few weeks, I will include more favourites from Scotland as … Continue reading Photo of the Week 26
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.
It was a case of a proverb being lived out in real life. As I stood with the bright hot sun shining on my face, I watched the hay baler wrapping up the cut silage like a spider wraps up a fly. Even from this distance you could hear the black plastic peeling off its … Continue reading A day on Rousay, Orkney Islands