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Our 1st wedding anniversary get away

12 months ago today Louise and I got married, to say every day has made us smile wouldn’t be that far from the truth. As a mini celebration we have headed to Seasalter, Kent, a small village just 2 miles from Whitstable. With our passion for things a little eccentric, we are staying in the […]

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Day 8 – St Conners Kirk & Kilchurn Castle

For our last day in Scotland before driving home we headed south for a change to the town of Oban via a church and a castle, well it is me a Louise after all! Some places make the inner photographer in me come to life, St Conners Kirk is just such a place. Completed around 1930 […]

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Day 7 – Mallaig train journey

Today has been a more relaxing day for us both, a late start, a short drive to the station and a 3 hour round trip by train to the coastal town of Mallaig, the gateway to Skye. (Before they built the bridge I assume?) The journey is known as ‘one of the most scenic rail […]

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Day 6 – Nevis Gondola & Steall Falls

The day took an unexpected turn as we headed to the Fort William station to catch a train to Mallaig, for the 1st time in a few days the high mountain clouds had disappeared, the winds had dropped and we could actually see the tops of the nearby Ben and other mountains that had been […]

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Day 5 – The Isle of Skye

An early start (by holiday standards!) had us on the road once more driving to the Isle of Skye, before I continue let me state for the records the roads are amazing up here and driving is so far removed from driving ‘down South’! Sweeping bends, undulating hills and the most amazing scenery you could […]