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Shetland 1: ferry far north!

In Con's Corner, Scotland by Con Jager2 Comments

Shetland: the UK’s Final Frontier. These are the voyages of the ferry ships Hrossey and Hjaltland. Their 12-hour mission: to explore strange old worlds. To seek out new life and …

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Ghosts of Auld Reekie

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Ew, what a smell! That’s what folks said in the 1700s about Edinburgh… and the nickname Auld Reekie was born! The smells are long gone from this lovely city, but …

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Adorable Adare

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Lunchtime! We were on our way south from Co. Clare and stopped in the picturesque village of Adare to stretch the legs and have a nice meal. So glad we …