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Today is the elections and most people here on the Isle of Skye tell us they are voting an enthusiastic YES, especially the young people. The music store shopkeeper told us that many will stay up all night to hear the results and if the vote is Yes there will be parties across Scotland throughout the weekend with lots of music and drinking. If it …
Well it's the first day after the election and everyone we've talked to is very pragmatic about the vote result, and everything quickly returning to normal. Workers are already taking down YES and NO signs this morning. To get a break from driving we took a tour of the north part of the island in a small van with Katheen who was born on …
... We shared the boat with a young family and another elderly man and we all got along famously. Courtenay was having great fun out on deck in the flying spray but I decided someone had to act as ballast so I stayed in the wheelhouse. Returning to Portree we partook of the eminently civilized afternoon habit of having tea, though in actuality both of us had coffee. ...
... almost nothing like the original. The family that owns it still comes to stay on occasion; we were able to walk through furnished rooms full of family photos and memorabilia. Our B&B is in Portree, the capital of Skye. With all the tourists in town it was hard to navigate the narrow streets, several of which are one-way. I was reminded of the saying in hilly rural areas, "You can't get there from here." Other ...
After we left John O'Groats we headed south as it was the only way to go ha, back through Inverness which up and back was about a 5 hour drive and then we head to Loch Ness, which was so much bigger then what we expected seriously it is huge, and beautiful. The drive along the Loch was epic. We stopped for lunch at a pub on the loch which had over 600 different types of whiskey so we thought when in Rome that ...
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