Edinburgh, Scotland May 25th 2018 This trip has been a dream of my mother and I for nearly 25+ years, ever since we started going to Celtic Festivals to celebrate our heritage at Hunter Mt. in upstate NY. We loved watching the Highland games and listening to the bagpipes, a beloved instrument to us both. We would often daydream about a trip one day to visit, but it just never came to fruition until now.
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Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland 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
We are a husband and wife who work full time but love to travel as often as our bosses will allow. We prefer minimalist backpacker style travel and rarely stay in the same location for more than a few nights (much to my husbands chagrin). I use credit miles and points to get free or almost free flights, and love helping and sharing tips and tricks to other travelers.
We prefer to go to far away and exotic locations outside of resort towns, preferably with a beach for some diving or mountains nearby for hiking. We enjoy immersing ourselves in what different cultures have to offer, doing it... full info