Scotland United Kingdom – Bagging a Munro

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Rate our ReviewsThere are many unusual customs and local oddities in our world, but you often need to travel about to stumble upon these gems.  I was fortunate to unearth one when my wife and I visited my eldest stepson, working a summer internship in Scotland.  We both enjoy hiking (and my stepson looked like […]

Gairloch, Scotland, United Kingdom: Don’t rue a ray of sunshine 

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Rate our ReviewsGairloch, Scotland, United Kingdom……Timing is everything.  We had moved away from our beloved Maine two years before making a trip to Scotland, so when my wife spotted a lighthouse perched upon a rugged coastline it tugged at her heartstrings.  Not only was Rua Reidh (pronounced “rue a ray”) visually stunning, it looked to be a convenient […]

Stirling, Scotland – William Wallace footsteps…

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Rate our ReviewsProudly taking up a position in the centre of Scotland, Stirling has historically been a place of immense strategic importance. As the saying goes, ‘hold Stirling and you hold the country’, and the tumultuous history of conflicts, plus the imposing Stirling Castle, bear testament to this fact. At the centre of these battles […]