This gallery contains 10 photos.
Category Archives: Scottish tour
It was a bleary-eyed cyclist who left home at just after 6.00am this morning, accompanied by the finest of Irish mizzle. Denise had got up to see me off, making me a cup of tea, despite not feeling great herself. … Continue reading
Belfast – Cairnryan – Mull of Galloway – Newton Stewart After an uneventful crossing on the ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan, I exited the boat to find that the Irish mist had turned to Scottish rain. I sheltered under the … Continue reading
Newton Stewart to New Lanark I struggled to get out of bed for breakfast at 8.00 am today. I slept well, but the early start yesterday was probably taking its toll. I was away on the dot of 9am, and … Continue reading
New Lanark to Perth A combination of dessert last night, nine hours sleep and both porridge and a cooked breakfast this morning had me feeling as though I could climb the hill out of New Lanark twice. This was just … Continue reading
Perth to Aviemore The architects of the student accommodation in which I stayed last night obviously didn’t regard soundproofing as a high priority when designing it, as was evidenced by the clarity with which I heard the conversation of the … Continue reading