Nevis Glen and the Isle of Skye April 9th 2010 The weather gods were really in a good mood as we headed towards Fort William and Ben Nevis. There was hardly a cloud in the sky and the deep blue lochs looked like flat mirrors in the morning light. What a day - we could hardly believe our luck!
We bypassed the haphazardly built town of Fort William and headed into the Valley of Glen Nevis. Stopping to check the weather forecast at the Ben Ne ... 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
A couple of mid 20 year olds, started this blog back in 2006. We left our homeland of New Zealand and set off on our trip of a lifetime.
These entries follow our travels from our New Zealand to London and back again. Total geeks - no Las Vegas or full moon parties here. We used '1001 Natural wonders' to plan our trips. Sometimes riding 5 hours on the back of a motorbike to see a waterfall or random rock formation.
Since arriving back home in New Zealand in 2011, travels haven't been much of a priority. The arrival of our amazing little baby has made us hang up our backpacks for a little... full info