Dai's slow LeJog July 16th 2010 Day 36 Tongue- Thurso ( and Orkney!) 45 miles 1211 miles
The previous evening the weather had dried up and I had enjoyed good views on a short stroll around Tongue. Was the wet weather finally over? - No Chance!!.
This morning the rain was falling like stair rods although the wind had gone - so by the time I got to the top of the long hill out of Tongue i was soaked throu ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » Sutherland » Tongue 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
I'm the wrong side of fifty and carrying a bit of weight. I live and work in a beautiful part of Wales but have an ambition to cycle around as much of the UK and beyond. I interested in wildlife and the countryside and the history that has made it. I am also trying to learn Welsh - Dwy'n dysgu Cymraeg - so some entries may be in Welsh. ... full info