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... found in the UK, and luckily I was chosen to explore it first and record what I saw. You might think that it would have been like a fun forest adventure but it was filled with different challenges that the land held for the people that once inhabited there. Now I am off to visit the capital of one of the lands there called Ryune.
Our trip across Great Britain was ambitious, as we tried to fit in as many locations as we could in the span of our visit. The BritRail pass was the only way this would have been possible, granting us three non-consecutive days of unlimited train travel throughout the country. Wanting to get as much out of the passes as we could, our "transit days" involved not simply traveling from one major stop to the next, ...
... across my path, and big and small loose rocks. At one point I stopped and made a video of showing the landscape and the beauty of the loch. Before long I came to an old dock that was mostly washed away and a trail that lead up toward the road. In reality it lead along side the road and made for MUCH easier walking. It seemed to be an really old road, then a deer track, or perhaps a trail neighbor kids had created through the years running back and forth to each other's ...
... to have a drink of īginī when they were talking about something happening in the month of īJune.ī Itīs made for a couple of raised eyebrows.
Rating out of 10: 5 (bar the Lakes!)
In a word: June / Gin
Something interesting: The Gulf Steam touches this corner of Scotland making for a temperate climate very temperate. Visit the Botanic Gardens where plants from the South Seas, including palm trees (!!) ...
... which we had seen, but by the end of the Museum Marlin was fried and we instead opted for a Cornish Pastie - well it's a bit more exciting than it sounds, we are after all having it in Cornwall! Rosie and Jo arrived down later in the evening and we joined them in the main house to watch the opening ceremony of the Paralympics. The English are tremendously proud if their olympic hosting efforts, and all evidence suggests they ate pulling it ...
Other places to stay in Dumfries
English St., Dumfries | 3 star hotelfrom $150
- Very average
- Extremely Poor Value & Tatty Rooms
- Interesting experience
Bankend Road , Dumfries | 3 star hotelfrom $98
49 Lovers Walk, Dumfries | 2 star hotelfrom $112
A75, Annan Road, Dumfries | Hotelfrom $61
Carrutherstown, Dumfries | Hotelfrom $98
Annan Road, Dumfries | Hotelfrom $100