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This morning, we departed our lodgings in Glasgow and travelled east to Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city.

At Edinburgh we joined the sightseeing tour bus which included a stop at Edinburgh Castle.

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Hiking through woods

This evening, I am posting information on today’s small group hike through Dalzell Estate and Baron’s Haugh in North Lanarkshire.(Haugh is a Scots word meaning a river-meadow.) The site is located near Motherwell, about sixteen miles S.E. of Glasgow, Scotland.

This site combines nature and history. Here is a stunning designed landscape including fascinating historical features, while the woodlands and wetlands are home to an amazing array of birds and other wildlife.

Read more on Visit Dalzell Estate…



Effigy of Wildcat at Newtonmore

This evening, I am reporting on today’s group hike along the Wildcat Trail, around Newtonmore in the Scottish Highlands.

Newtonmore is a village with population of 982 which is located about forty-five miles south of Inverness. Altitude is 253m or 829ft.

Read more on Hike Wildcat Trail…