Eilean Donan Castle October 30th 2011 This is Ian's favourite castle and by chance we are staying around the corner in the village of Dornie. He has been up early walking down to the castle to catch it in different lights and again in the evening. The castle itself has a long history and was rebuilt in the early 1900s. They have done an amazing job with the restoration and you can now wander through the castle. I think the kids ga ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » The Highlands Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more
Below is our initial naive profile, now I say we are 2 insane adults taking 5 whining kids across to the other side of the world. There names have been changed to Hamish the initiator/independent know it all, Jo blond moments, Zara FYI, Bella where is my entourage and Oliver what when how and why.......
We are a family of 7 escaping the island state of Tasmania to travel through UK, Italy, Spain and France for 3+ months over the winter. Kids range in age from 5 to 13 yrs. Hope to show them enough to inspire their own dreams of travel and adventure.... full info