Dunnottar Castle

The day started with this guy on the patio

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It was a long, long drive there, and a long, long drive back, but sooo worth it. We drove to Aberdeen to see Dunnottar castle, a stunning ancient ruin.

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Isn’t it beautiful, jutting out into the North Sea like that?

The drive there was mostly on one track roads,

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Once even trying to share the narrow road with a bus, bicyclists and sheep, driving through the Cairngorms.

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It was a day of primo knitting time too!

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On the way over, if we had had time we could have seen this

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On the way back, I thought this looked like an Andrew Wyeth scene

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By Loch Ness

It took twenty hours, but we’re finally here! Limo, jet, prop plane, shuttle, train, taxi, and rental car. What a trek! Here’s the girl in Dublin where we had to change planes.

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We flew a prop to Edinburgh! Caught the shuttle to Waverly Station, and the train to Inverness. Sheep everywhere!
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And all of us trying to sleep any way we could
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Taxi to the Inverness airport to get our rental car, got lost finding our cottage, shopped for dinner at Tesco, and finally made it to Hazelgrove. Here’s my view of Loch Ness while making dinner.
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Watching Braveheart, immersing myself in everything Scottish!

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