Monthly Archives: July 2016

Back to Glasgow from Skye

We got back on the A87 after our view of the Cuillin at Sligachan (see previous posting) and in a few minutes we were across the Skye Bridge and back on the mainland heading for Glasgow. But the route we … Continue reading

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Sligachan and the Cuillin Mountains of Skye

It was our last day on Skye and we piled into our Rabbie’s mini-bus right after breakfast and John, our tour guide and driver, headed out of Portree.  We were on our way on the long drive back to Glasgow. … Continue reading

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MM 3-15: The Faces of Kelvingrove in Monochrome

My entry for this week’s Monochrome Madness Challenge is a photo I took when we visited The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow a couple of months ago. The Museum closed its doors in 2003 for a three-year remodeling … Continue reading

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MM 3-14: A Skye Mountain in Monochrome

On our last day in Skye we left shortly after breakfast to begin our long trip back to Glasgow. We headed down A87 from Portree but after only about nine miles stopped one last time on the island at a … Continue reading

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Skye’s Museum of Island Life

After our spectacular views of the Quiraing on Skye’s northern tip, John, our Rabbie’s Tour Guide, thought it would be best to take us to a museum. He must have noticed that the weather had taken a turn for the … Continue reading

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MM 3-13: A Church in Glass in Glasgow

The Metropolitan Cathedral Church of St Andrew’s stands proudly on the north bank of the River Clyde in Glasgow. It also stands right next to an all-glass office building and I took a picture of this building with the cathedral’s … Continue reading

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The Trotternish Peninsula on the Isle of Skye

On Day 2 of our 3-day Rabbie’s Skye Tour we headed north out of Portree along the northeast coast of Skye on Road A855, also known as Staffin Road. It goes all the way to the northern tip of Skye … Continue reading

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