STRAVAIGING

wanders around Scotland

Welcome to Stravaiging, a unique blog for you to explore and join me on my travels. Scotland is both my home and my inspiration and I love having the opportunity to share my passions and thoughts with my loyal readers. Read on, and enjoy.

 
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The Romance of Steam

During the mid-19th Century Britain was in the grip of railway fever. Investment shifted from property development to the myriad of...

Ferries and Fairy Hills

Today my wanders took me on my bike along the cycle path that leads from home , through Aviemore, across heather moors to another of the...

A Scurry of Squirrels

Most days we're lucky to be treated to an aerial display from any of the four red squirrels that currently include our garden within...

Talented friends

I am very fortunate that in my circle of friends I have two very talented amateur photographers. David Hatton lives beside us in Saline...

Two lochs trail

Today my wanders took me to Abernethy Forest, a remnant of the great Caledonian pinewood forest that once covered most of Northern...

Lockdown - phase 2

Since the middle of March in Scotland we have been confined to the vicinity of our primary residence - technically five miles but loose...

Flower of Scotland

The thistle is an emblem of Scotland - inextricably linked with this nation in the minds of the world. Since it first appeared on silver...

"The Glen"

Last week I took the cycle path in the opposite direction from my usual route and headed 7 miles east to Dunfermline, once the ancient...

Bonnie blue bonnets

William Mosman; National Galleries of Scotland. Not much stravaiging here today - rain stopped play! Picking up on the white rose you may...

Simmer Dim

Saturday 20th June is the Summer Solstice - the longest day of the year. On Shetland, the most northerly point in Scotland, the sun...

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