Machrihanish

Where did it all begin?

Where did it all begin?

Stone balancing, we have all seen them or tried it at one time or another. Wikipedia calls it Rock balancing (or “stone stacking”) and says it is  an art, discipline, or hobby in which rocks are naturally balanced on top…

Sometimes…

Sometimes…

… I sits and thinks, and sometimes I just sits. Quote by A.A. Milne I have always liked A.A. Milne for creating Winnie the Pooh and all of the other wonderful characters in the Hundred Acre Wood. Staunch favourites of…

At the beach, life is different…

At the beach, life is different…

… Time doesn’t move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides, and follow the sun. Quote by Sandy Gingras, Writer Image from an evenings paddling off Machrihanish. A beautiful evening paddle.

Home and love…

Home and love…

Home And Love. Just Home and Love! the words are small Four little letters unto each; And yet you will not find in all The wide and gracious range of speech Two more so tenderly complete: When angels talk in…

Toto, I have a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.

Toto, I have a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.

Sunset at Machrihanish Bay, Machrihanish, Kintyre, Argyll, Scotland. The famous line from The Wizard of Oz (by L. Frank Baum) is actually quite appropriate although in my case the wicked Witch and her Flying Monkeys would have been back in…

Relic of a bygone era…

Relic of a bygone era…

An old carriage from the Campbeltown & Machrihanish Light Railway Company. After the closure of the railway line, many of these were left dotted around the countryside in Kintyre. A few remain…held together by the rust 🙂

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