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Travel Blogs from Lockerbie
... many films such as highlander and James Bond. It was beautiful outside and quite the view! Finally it was time to cross the bridge into the Isle of Skye. It is just gorgeous hills and mountains with the purple blossoming heather. They have many sheep grazing everywhere. At the bay we hear the story of Saucy Mary and the history of Vikings in the isle of Skye. One interesting fact was that they believed women would take longer than men to reach heaven so ...
... hundreds of students learning the martial art. It isn't one of the most popular in the United States, although it is offered. In South America it is more of a lifestyle, with jogo games being played on a daily basis. A lot of martial arts students don't want to learn Capoeira for the simple fact that the movements can be a bit of a risk. Once you see how the style is performed, it can make you cringe at any second.
... that you are interested in and like to do, you will have something to concentrate on besides whatever is giving you stress. You can find social hobbies that allow you to interact with other people, but solitary hobbies also go a long way in relieving stress.
Keep yourself around positive people. Being around people that are positive can be contagious and will change you way of thinking. It is a bad idea for someone ...
... undercurrent of class in everything that happens, from first class train carriages to second class letter boxes. I could put those down to historical accident, but it's more than that. It's very loud conversations held in upper-class accents, with the impression created that my conversation is so much more important than yours that you should just shut up and listen to it. And be grateful to breathe the same air as me.
... two houses, although the wreckage was scattered as far afield as Newcastle.
We continue our route to Langholm which affords brilliant views of the countryside. I ignore Ian's cursing about the road being full of pot holes. Here we stop at the riverside, a tributary to the Solway Firth. This is apparently the place to feed the ducks and ducklings. In the field opposite where sheep are grazing with their lambs lies the site of a castle which ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility