A favorite shop in Ballater
Many little villages had a shop named for their beautiful thistle. This one was a favorite of mine — weRead more.
View of Germany
That is, if it was a clear day and you could see slightly over the curve of the earth fromRead more.
Inside the crypt (looking out) below the main floor of Rosslyn Chapel. A holy place.Read more.
Lucy and Despina at The George Hotel
From our large expanse of windows, we can see out the back of the hotel to the sea. The sunRead more.
In Flander’s Fields …
the poppies blow, between the crosses row on row. And in the old moat of the Tower of London, aRead more.
Scene from the bus window
A former acquaintance of mine would have totally misunderstood this sign in London’s SoHo. Totally.Read more.
Harrod’s of London
It’s a feast on the senses. We shopped and then dropped into the Tea Room for (guess what?!) tea. WeRead more.
Adventures in WanderLand
After lots of research (watching Monarch of the Glen and reading Outlanders) and much preparation (new luggage, rain sloggers, guideRead more.
Not to be outdone by my friend, Despina, I have purchased to ultimate pair of “rain shoes” for exploring theRead more.
Photo treatsRead more.