Bilbster House

Bilbster, Wick, Caithness and Sutherland, Scottish Highlands, Scotland, KW1 5TB , United Kingdom | B&B
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Travel Blogs from Wick

Wicked sailing to Wick

A travel blog entry by simoncole

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... for 4 hours in superb conditions - some of the nicest sailing ever.



We were tied up in Wick by a quarter to nine and took a brief strole around this former fishing town, similar in size to Looe. In one year in the 19th century more herring were landed in Wick than any other port in the world. ...

Epilogue

A travel blog entry by sueblaikie

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First of all a huge thank you to everyone for all their support - texts, phone calls, emails, visits, accommodation and general interest in this blog. It's the first time either of us have done anything like this and it was really just done as a diary but expanded into something else. Wifi problems, getting in late and staying with friends and family meant our last week of posts were delayed ...

Helmsdale to John o'Groats - 59.6 miles

A travel blog entry by sueblaikie

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... the signpost for a while - the Japanese tourists were taking pictures - maybe they thought we were famous? Families wanted photos taken beside our bikes, and there was a great sense of camaraderie around with others arriving and groups setting off on their great adventure.
The first celebrations over, the bikes were put on the bike rack and off we headed to Inverness - where Avril and Kate had accommodation booked, and we continued our ...

Wick and Castle Mey

A travel blog entry by rozzij

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... We pass through Brora, another petty village and we're driving along the coastline through steep hills, Heather, and past Dubeath. We can see the oil rigs & wind farm out in the sea. We're seeing Highland cattle, sheep and horses. It's very wind blown country but so pretty. We pass through Latheronewheel village, Thurso Scrabster & a sign to the Gunn Museum, Lybster (we're in Caithness county) & Occumster. Wick has ...

Caithness (top o' Scotland

A travel blog entry by rjbitcheno

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... and Jon sitting on seat pretending to be Prince Charles!! This was an unexpected treat and thoroughly enjoyed by us all.

Ferry across to the Orkneys was like sailing on glass - yes, not a breath of wind thank goodness. We did go through a small area of turbulence which was purely currents and rips.

I shall fill you in on the Orkneys very soon.

Love Robyn & Jon
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