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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 woke early at our B&B, Tigh An Saor, in Plockton on the western highlands of Scotland. Breakfast was at 8:15 and featured hot boudin style coffee and a full Scottish breakfast. Mav picked us up at 9:00 and we were off to our Isle of Skye adventure, over the bridge at Kyle of Lochalsh. The bridge is relatively new and not very welcome by the locals. Initially, it was 5£ each way ...
... has been and continues to be invaluable. Tracey has begged, stolen and/or blackmailed T into looking after the holiday cottage. What a weight off our minds! A and E, our neighbours have taken on looking after the rock doves and checking on the cottage from time to time. H has taken on the cats. Heaven help her. Thank you to all these invaluable people, as without ...
... Just an extra funny tidbit...our group on the bus has been highly amused every time our driver says we'll stop for a "wee stop" because to us it sounds like a bathroom stop, lol. So now a "wee photo" has new meaning too, haha.
Back at Portree, I walked around a bit, called home, stopped at the Co-op, and now I'm trying to head to bed early! And that was pretty much it for today...it's off to Loch Ness tomorrow...I'll be keeping my eyes peeled for Nessie ;) ...
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