Inverness - chasing our ancestors and finding our clans. June 18th 2018 The unrelenting rainy and stormy weather while we were in Oban made it less inviting to explore but our final day was just overcast so we donned every warm piece of clothing in our cases and headed out. Our accommodation is almost under the Connel Bridge, so we had been waiting for a lull in the storms so that we could walk across it without being blown off the edge.
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Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » Inverness-shire 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 love to travel, especially to Europe. Between us, art, history, cathedrals, gardens and culture are our interests and we never seem to run out of things to do and see. We are committed to independent budget travel, using public transport and meeting new people along the way and some our best experiences have been unplanned! Peter is a visual artist and I am a retired educator, and these days we can travel when we choose. It is such a long way from Australia to Europe that we like to have plenty of time to turn our bodies around and then enjoy the trip. We have three married children and nin... full info