Tuesday travels. . .Cruachan, Loch Awe and the Pass of Brander

On our trip to Oban from Dullatur we passed this loch, which is Loch Awe, and we made an impromptu turn into the layby.  We were surprised to find that close by was a Hydro Power station that included a visitors’ centre. The Cruachan Visitors Centre proved to be a worthwhile stop.  We were there…

Scots wha hae. . . . . .Tuesday Travels

I spent my first fifteen years growing up in Scotland but during that time I never visited the Wallace Monument near Stirling.  That grave omission was rectified when I visited it recently while I was in Scotland. The website for the monument is comprehensive and well worth a visit if you are unable to visit…

Follow that path.. . . .Tuesday travels

Yorkshire has some fantastic pathways but you really need to know what you are about. I have included several photos to let you see the type of directions you follow when you are on your walks.  Some of the pathways are so difficult to find and some are impossible to navigate.  We tended to stick…