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Back from Sanna

We got back from Ardnamurchan late yesterday night. It took us twelve hours going the long way home via the north side of the peninsula towards the Sound of Arasaig and stopping every half hour to take in the stunning Lochaber … Continue reading

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Returning to Ardnamurchan

Ardnamurchan is the most westerly point on the British mainland prides itself according to the local tourist association on being a best kept secret. We are heading back there for the third time in two years. I wonder what the special attraction is for … Continue reading

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Original and good

I always remember a favourite quote by Samuel Johnston, the eighteenth century  critic and early travel writer (Journal of a tour to the Hebrides with James Boswell) . Commenting on a manuscript sent to him by an aspiring author he … Continue reading

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Who has heard of Ardnamurchan

Who has heard of Ardnamurchan? People that live there and its tourism trade believe you probably haven’t. They make a virtue of its quiet almost secret qualities and a best kept secret at that. Ardnamurchan Point, with its lighthouse, is … Continue reading

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