Travel Blogs from Grantown-on-Spey
Because it is our last day we decided that we wouldn't go to far from home. This iwas probably the worst day we have had here weather wise. Firstly we went to sea the seals but it was so windy the sand was blowing in our face then it started to rain so we thought it best to give it a miss, so we carried on to Koseisle beach, it had stopped raining but it was still windy and really overcast so we stayed long ...
I took a paid Rabbies two day tour up to Inverness and back after Glasgow. There was a lot of beautiful scenery and stops along the way.
We went on a short hike at one of the first stops to where a few of the tallest trees in the UK, it's hard to see in the photos but the trees are absolutely massive, the tallest ones being over 200ft ...
... pictures in the rain and wind in front of hills and dams. Had a quick stop and Glenco to buy Dad a beanie. We had a walk around Fort William where I bought a Robertson scarf and some curry chips. Spent the night in Newtonmore at the Glen hotel. Got a little tipsy on the Scottish stout and scotch ...
On Friday we drove towards Inverness and than south along the western shore of Loch Ness. The first stop was at Urquhart Castle which was a ruin by the Loch shore. Leonie did the first hand tour. Light rain started and went to constant rain for the rest of the day till ...
... over and we were able to get some very nice photos of the high canyon walls. It reminded me of some of the walls of the fjords in Norway. To make the setting even more special, there was a Scottish Bagpiper playing for the full effect.
The colors of this area were absolutely stunning. You had the Heather that was partially in bloom and provided a dark pink color to contrast the many shades of green. In addition, there was the purple fireweed ...
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