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370. Inverie to Carnach Bridge

September 2020 Coastal walkers often face a dilemma. To ferry, or not to ferry? Or do you walk around to the nearest bridge or crossing point on every river or estuary? Or even walk up every estuary until it stops … Continue reading

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A little side project – The coast of Malta.

With all the Covid related restrictions I haven’t been out of the UK for 2 years. I had some days of annual leave I had carried over from 2021, but these need to be used by the end of March … Continue reading

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Finally, back to the coast.

August 2020 It had been a horrible year. My trip to the Scottish highlands in May had been cancelled. At least for that trip I could get a refund as the hotel I had booked was closed (though it took … Continue reading

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It’s 2020 and its all gone wrong.

Sorry if you were expecting another coast walk write up because this week I’m going to have an absolutely massive rant. Sorry to disappoint you and if you don’t want to read a massive rant, stop reading now. Yes I … Continue reading

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Abandoned walk and a visit to Highland Wildlife Park

October 2018 My last day of this trip and my last day in the north of Scotland for 2018. The previous day it had been wet and windy all day and I nearly didn’t walk anywhere at all. In the … Continue reading

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324. Kylesku to Scourie

July 2018 Today promised to be a rather lazier day than usual largely because I was not starting my walk until gone midday. This is because there was only a single daily bus between Scourie and Kylesku (and even then … Continue reading

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305. Keiss to Wick

May 2017 After the previous days long walk (or perhaps too long), I had a shorter walked planned for today, from the village of Keiss back down to Wick, where I was staying. I had breakfast at my hotel and … Continue reading

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Finally back to the coast

August 2020 Well finally, after almost a year since my last new coastal walk I’ve made it back to a new (to me) part of the British coast with a week long trip to the north west coast of Scotland. … Continue reading

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The latest underhand tricks of the travel industry

In September last year I planned and booked a trip to the Highlands of Scotland to continue my coastal walk in 2020. I booked a flight to depart from London Luton to Inverness with Easyjet on the 8th July 2020, … Continue reading

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Yet another blow

I am trying to get back on track. Since no one seems to be able to answer the question as to when someone not living in Scotland will be allowed to go to Scotland and stay over night it makes … Continue reading

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