Follow me to the Fairy Glen on the Isle of Skye…

I have written a post on the Fairy Glen and the Fairy Pools in Skye.  I went there in May 2016 and was so lucky to have incredible weather and an incredible experience.  This time that I went, it was October of 2017, I went with my friend Paula and the weather was not spring-like …

Neist Point and the incredible views courtesy of Scotland of course…

Neist Point I came here in 2016 and this is where I met my friend Paula.  Little did I know that she and I would be back here a year later, a few months later than April and able to take out time enjoying the incredible awesome beauty that Scotland shares with you! When traveling …

Glenfinnan Monument on a cloudy day

Traveling with Paula was amazing.  She had so many places on our list to see that I for one was not even aware of.  This was one of them. Glenfinnan It is a part of the National Trust for Scotland.   I am a member and so lucky us, we had a parking pass which …

Traveling to Glencoe and the beauty along the way…

Road Trip Traveling with my friend Paula and her being such an Outlander fan required stops that had something to do with Outlander.  Scotland is beautiful everywhere so no matter the stop it was awesome.  We were heading to Glencoe.  For all you Outlander fans out there then you know that Glencoe is in the …

…The…Devil’s…Pulpit…

The what? The Devil’s pulpit.  Finnich Glen.  Outlander made this place even more sought after when it was used as Liar’s Spring in one of their episodes. Finnich Glen Paula and I left early in the morning after breakfast to find the “Devil’s Pulpit” at Finnich Glen.  We were staying in Luss so the drive was …

Newark Castle…Port Glasgow…and a pint or two…or three…

Glasgow Newark Castle was on the list to visit.  I had yet to go to Glasgow, so I was excited to go.  The prices are on the right Buy the Historic Scotland membership.  It pays for itself It is a smaller castle and was not overcrowded This castle was not built until much later in the …

The battle of Falkirk…

Falkirk On a quiet Sunday morning, we drove to Falkirk.  Sunday was a day for places I wanted to go and for places, Paula wanted to go.  It was a great thing when traveling with someone on the same page as you, compromise comes easy.  Falkirk is one of the many, many places I wanted …

National Wallace Monument and visiting the incredible… Kelpies

The National Wallace Monument After we left Doune Castle, we stopped at the National Wallace Monument. I have been here once and remember the incredible trek up to the top and what a view it was when I did make it there.  This time I had a buddy to trek to the top and take some …

The beautiful Doune Castle… where have I seen this before?

Our journey from Lochleven to Doune Castle We journeyed over the really incredible Queensferry Crossing What a sight to see and it was still so new at the time.  We drove over this bridge a lot during our trip. Doune Castle If I were to just ask my friends or family, not many would know about …