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... in the name of international relations that we should buy a few more there. Wandering the botanical garden adjacent, we came upon a huge tree with the most unusual bark we'd ever seen. It was spongy, like cork, and deeply ridged. The tree was easily the tallest around. No sign told what kind it was and we didn't think to go back to the center and ask. On the way back we met an Irish couple returning to their camping place not ...
... was very different to what we had seen already and it was just breathtaking.
On our final night in Edinburgh we met a lovely lady from Australia who had just arrived in Scotland. She planned to wild camp on her own for four months! It was so wonderful to chat to her and it made us wish we had more time to explore. She mentioned so many beautiful places that we didn't manage to get to. I guess it means we will have to return one day!
... it. Hell yes! I thanked her very much and let her know it would be travelling all the way back to Oz with me.
The musical entertainment seemed to have finished, so we headed back to the car and home to Drymen. Have to confess that both Craig and I pushed out a few Zzzzs on the way home. But what a tremendous day we'd had - another one of those particularly memorable ones - the memory of which will stay with us forever. Thanks Frank and Linda xx
... giving way to shimmering lochs, rugged mountain tops and forest-filled glens. It's easy to forget that this was once thought of as a dangerous frontier, fought over by the fiercely territorial Highland clans such as the MacGregors, and made famous by highland folk hero, Rob Roy MacGregor. Travelling north through Breadalbane (meaning the 'High Country of Scotland'), we climbed towards the wild desolation of Rannoch Moor. At an altitude of over 1000ft, covered by heather and ...
... then as mentioned above the Trans Mongolian Railway down into China. This part of the trip looks amazing. Once in China, we are spending a few days in 3 different cities and then flying down to Hong Kong. About 11 days here and then flying to Vietnam.
The accommodation we are using is mainly hostels. If the pictures have anything to go by they look amazing.
Packing our kit and working out what to take for such a long ...
Other places to stay in Motherwell
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114 Hamilton Rd, Motherwell | 3 star hotelfrom $112
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Mill Road, Motherwell | Hotelfrom $74
Strathclyde Park, Strathclyde Country Park, Motherwell | Hotelfrom $86