Thursday Bluebell the motorhome is parked up next to another motorhome down the end of the beach road at Staffin Bay. We are parked up underneath the cliffs, at sea level, next to the beach that is famous for its dinosaur footprints. The weather is clear (hurrah) our pitch at Staffin Beach Today, we drove … More Easter Holidays Pt 4- Isle of Skye
Tuesday: Bluebell the motorhome is parked up right next to the gorgeous white sands of Arisaig, just off the road from Fort William entitled “The Road to the Isles” – the A380 to Mallaig. Today we left Loch Leven fairly early, as we wanted to get some supplies from the Morrisons at Fort William. After … More Easter Holidays 2014: Pt 3 Glen Coe to Skye
Saturday Bluebell the Motorhome is parked up in a large viewpoint car park on the side of the A82- on the map it’s called Black Mount. The views are stunning: </a Sunday We drove down the 16 mile long minor road that wound through Glen Etive, finishing in a small carpark on the banks of … More Easter Holidays 2014 Pt2: Loch Lomond- GlenCoe
Bluebell the motorhome is all packed, plugged in and ready for the big off tomorrow evening! It’s been a staged prep, as we’ve had a busy old week or two what with concerts, exams and general end of term ness Last Friday Keefy had a day of tinkering inside the van, washing curtains, cushions and … More 1 day to go 🙂
Bluebell the motorhome is getting excited. She can always tell when preparations are being made for a trip as the humans start pottering in and out, checking cupboards, filling cupboards, and this week she had an extra treat- she got stripped bare and all her cushion covers, curtains, blankets etc got taken into the house … More One week til we’re off…..
As I’m writing this, we are currently bombing down the A1 towards home. The sun is shining, there still isn’t a cloud in the sky, and this morning we were treated to the most spectacular sunrise at Bamburgh. Thursday we left early after another very peaceful night at our secret Brit stop location. We were … More Easter Holidays days 9 and 10- Lairg to Angus to Bamburgh to home
Hi all We’ve made it daaaaan saaaaaaaaf a few miles, and are now in the beautiful Dee valley. We’ve been using the Brit Stops this last couple of nights for our overnight stops, and very good they’ve been too! We’ve also done significantly less driving, and today we even managed a stop at Balmoral Castle, … More Easter Holidays day 7 and 8 John O Groats to Lairg to Banchory