Inverness, Scotland – May 2017

We wake up and leisurely enjoy our coffee and the stunning view of the Scottish hills in our hosts backyard. We are here for 1 more night so today is dedicated to Inverness and the surrounding areas.     We decide to head straight for the thing that put Inverness on the map: Loch Ness. … Continue reading Inverness, Scotland – May 2017

Edinburgh, Scotland – May 2017

Our host, Sam, offers a free (for tips) Harry Potter walking tour.  The tour runs every Saturday at 15:05 (3:05pm) meeting at William Chambers on Chambers street.  We didn't get to do the tour with him as it was Tuesday and he was busy preparing for a Tourism convention for Wednesday morning.  You can check … Continue reading Edinburgh, Scotland – May 2017

York to Lancaster – May 2017

Today we plan to see a bit of York.  We find a spot to park for free (3 hour parking) at a nearby grocery store and walk into the walled city. We walked up to the Minister building and snapped some photos from outside because I believe there is a charge to go in. Next … Continue reading York to Lancaster – May 2017

North York Moors National Park – May 2017

  Day 3 of the road trip and the whole thing has been a highlight so far. The scenery has been spectacular; the roundabouts have been a stick in my ribs; the sheep have been plentiful; and Kristi and I haven't killed each other yet. Today we plan to cruise up and around the North … Continue reading North York Moors National Park – May 2017