Monthly Archives: May 2020

Special: To the Faroe Islands

August 2019 In 2018 I went to the Svalbard and visited the most northerly town in the world, Ny Alesund. The year before that I had been to Tromsø in northern Norway and to Iceland the year before that (as … Continue reading

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287. Banff to Gardenstown

March 2016 Although I’m walking the east coast of Scotland this walk involves more or less no movement north – because this part of the coast actually faces directly north and so I’ll be walking east, rather than north! I … Continue reading

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A (partial) return of freedom ….. and plans for getting back to the coast

13th May 2020 On Sunday the Prime Minister Boris Johnson was going to give a speech. As usually seems to be the case these days a large amount of it was leaked to the press before hand. So we knew … Continue reading

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286. Fraserburgh to Gardenstown

September 2015 This was a long walk through some stunning scenery and pretty villages, but sadly also a walk that was at time frustrating because of the lack of paths. I was staying on the south edge of Aberdeen, which … Continue reading

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A fun bank holiday weekend ….. or not

This coming bank holiday I had a fun project planned. Whilst most of Southern England was probably going to try and fit themselves all on to Brighton beach, I was going to use the 3-day weekend to walk the entire … Continue reading

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285. Peterhead to Fraserburgh

September 2015 This was the third day of this trip to Scotland and a Sunday and I had kept this walk for Sunday as the coast west from Fraserburgh had no bus service on a Sunday. It was a long … Continue reading

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