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... guides. The wind was blustery and cold but the information in the audio guide was very informative and we enjoyed the walk.
This morning (Thursday) we went into Inverness to have a look around. Inverness city centre is, for the most part, very drab and the sandstone buildings are very dirty looking. We found the tourist information centre and, armed with maps, we went to the Museum and Art Gallery. We were very pleased that we ...
... to help me. I tell you here and now, that flicker of a hope has been sliced to shreds, stuffed in a blender, turned into mush and tossed in a gutter.
Not only is no-one inclined to help, they're actually very much enjoying the spectacle from an objective distance and I'm left to hurry past every age of idiot to reach the girl, pick up her bags and get her to follow me. As I hover around her; in absolute terror that any moment will see ...
... dead skin (from my sunburn) plasma from my blisters (again from my sunburn) and lots of pollen or grass seeds that I have brushed up against, all mixed together with the suncream to make a black sticky gunge on my arm. Mmmm yummy.. want to try a bowlful? I simply smooth it back over my fore arm as if new sun cream and smile sweetly at them... Pretty Gross.. I know but I don't give a monkeys because they haven't just cycled ...
... reaching the village at 6.30pm.
This was my longest walk so far, 26.7 miles, and in a pair of relatively new shoes my feet were complaining as evidenced by several blisters.
I was glad not to have to travel elsewhere to find a bed for the night, nor very far for an evening meal. The local restaurant was surprisingly busy.
see the route at http://gb.mapometer.com/walking/route_2 418179.html
... sometimes with spectacular views: it’s a great stretch of coastline.
We stopped off when we got to Dornoch, not far north of Tain, for a brief look around. The main attraction seemed to be the cathedral, started in the thirteenth century, and then restored in the 19th century after it had been allowed to become a ruin during the reformation. Once again, this was full of memorials to local history, and visits ...
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