Monthly Archives: May 2018

Poor Kids in the Rich Part of Skye – Chasing Waterfalls – From Home to End – 11

15.7.14 Nearly 5am The last couple of days have been on Skye. It’s strangely pretentious here. A kind of contradiction; you are back in civilisation but not. And the food snobbery is pretty incredible. Sometimes it feels like there should … Continue reading

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Camping on Ceannabeinne Beach, Wandering Durness – From Home to End – 10

11.7.14 7.57pm We’ve been camped on Ceannabeinne beach for the last three days. Each morning, after waking up and looking across an empty stretch of sand and sea, we went up the cliff side stairs to the car and then … Continue reading

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Estate Boys in the Wild – a phone call from the edge of the island – From Home to End – 09

11.7.14 Probably around 7:30pm While we watched the boat watching the sun, a phone call took place in the back of the car, between Ben and one of his friends. A few days have past since then and this transcription … Continue reading

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Smoo Cave – Durness, Scotland – From Home to End – 08

11.7.14 Ceannabeinne Beach Yuri points out, ‘You know another good thing about this place? No advertising.’ He’s right. No roadside billboards, no flyers plastered to lampposts and buildings, no shopping centres flashing neon propaganda. No shopping centres at all. Not … Continue reading

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The Great White Wave – Driving in Sutherland – From Home to End – 07

  10.7.14 12:15am. Sutherland, Highlands. Yesterday, we took a drive in the late evening dusk, on narrow mountain roads where blind corners lead to blind corners and a mistake means a fifty foot plunge into a loch or the ocean or … Continue reading

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