Heading to the Highlands October 30th 2016 We set off on Friday morning firstly dropping off our ferrets for their week away and headed up to Manchester to spend a night with my mother-in-law, her dog & 4 cats. Saturday morning we set off following signs to The North! After around 7 hours on the road (including a short stint on the water whilst on the Corran Ferry) we arrived at the beautiful cottage shortly after our friends after which t ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » The Highlands » Ardnamurchan 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 just an ecologist,, SFF fan and rainbow loving gal who wishes she had more time & money for travelling!
Born & bred in the UK I grew up with summer holidays to remote corners of this isle and my memories of these trips involve scrambling up mountains in the rain! Great times! I am fascinated by the natural world around us, by all the amazing creatures that share it with us & the ways they & their habitats fit together.
Having finished my PhD in Ecology in 2010 I set off to see Australia & New Zealand for several months to escape! This blog began then, I've missed several UK based h... full info