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The best long distance walks in Scotland - The Scotsman
4 Apr 2017 ... There are few better ways to get to know your country than a week-long walk
across its countryside. ... Beginning on the shores of Loch Linnhe and concluding
in Inverness on the banks of the Moray Firth, this coast to coast walk follows the
Great Glen fault-line which divides the Grampian Mountains from ...
Walk of the week - The Scotsman 17 Apr 2005 ... If the tide is in: you must walk from the car park to the lighthouse along the dunes
between Moray golf course and the sea edge. Just before the lighthouse, go
round it, following markers, by heading inland past a caravan site and up to the
lighthouse road. Cross and go through a blue gate, heading down to ...
Walk of the week: Chanonry Point, Black Isle - The Scotsman 21 Mar 2010 ... ABOUT ten years ago, I was told of a great boat trip to take the other half on, with
the objective of seeing dolphins in the Moray Firth. We set off from the harbour,
full of anticipation, and watched excitedly as we pootled along the Black Isle
coast. Although the views were great – out to sea and inland to high ...
Walk of the week: The Dava Way - The Scotsman
6 Sep 2014 ... With Forres 15 miles distant, the A939 and railway, separated by the Knock of
Braemoray, part company on the traverse by the vast, bleak, flat Moidach More,
the most desolate part of the walk; desolation that may be briefly spoiled by
distant wind turbines. Pass the former railway workers' hut, now known ...
Search - The Scotsman Search - The Scotsman Walk of the week: Earl's Seat - The Scotsman 14 Nov
2015 ... AT 578m/1,897ft, the highest point ... Walk of the week: Balloch Castle
Country Park, Loch Lomond - The ... 7 Aug 2009 ... THIS is a great ... in Glasgow
when a Range ... 1,300-mile pilgrimage to monks' Moray Abbey nearing the end -
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Walk of the week: Badbea Clearance Village, Caithness - The ... 1 May 2009 ... This walk takes you to the village, over moorland and, as well as giving a good
insight into the hardships suffered (through information boards), offers wonderful
views along the coast and down to the Moray Firth. (The oilrigs you might see on
a clear day are part of the Beatrice Field, the closest to the ...
5 of the most famous Scottish walks - The Scotsman
23 Feb 2017 ... The West Highland Way is 154.5 km in length, and usually takes a week to eight
days to complete. However ... It was built by Thomas Telford to link the lochs to
the Moray Firth. ... The walk begins at Buckie, on the coast of Moray, and follows
the River Spey all the way to Aviemore, for a distance of 130 km.
5 of the best beach walks in the Highlands - The Scotsman
30 Mar 2017 ... This superb sandy beach in the middle of Nairn is a fantastic attraction and
popular with families, particularly in the summer months. The beach has beautiful
views across the Moray Firth to the Black Isles and its coastline is home to a
resident school of dolphins. There is also a great range of coastal walks ...
£5m Speyside distillery to celebrate illicit whisky history - The ... 8 Sep 2017 ... Work is expected to start next year on a new Speyside distillery which uses
historical methods of distilling and bottling, after plans were approved by the
Moray Council this week. The £5.3million visitor attraction will celebrate
Scotland's illicit whisky history, while creating new jobs and training opportunities
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Best Moray village - The Scotsman 1 Jul 2008 ... 1 CROVIE. Inaccessible by car, this little village is said to be the best-preserved
fishing village in Europe. The houses snuggle in front of the cliffs with their gables
end-on to the sea. It is an easy walk from Gardenstown round the shore path to
Crovie (pronounced "crivvie"). After a storm in 1953, fishing ...
5 of the best detox retreats in Scotland - The Scotsman
9 May 2017 ... Gather together some friends for one of The Real Retreat's detox offerings.
Available for only four guests, the wellness breaks are held at Duntrune House
near Dundee. During the holistic four and six day detox programmes, guests will
take part in a healthy juice cleanse, daily yoga classes, light exercise in ...
50 free activities and attractions in Scotland - The Scotsman
13 Mar 2012 ... The best place to watch them from dry land is Chanonry Point, in the Moray Firth.
Take a picnic, sit on the beach and watch the entertainment. It is best to go when
there is a rising tide. (01463 731505, www.wdcs.org.uk). CULROSS, FIFE. This is
a chance to step back in time to the 17th century. Walk the ...
Concern grows for Moray woman missing for fortnight - The Scotsman 21 Jul 2016 ... Ms Tomison is described as about 5ft 2in tall, slim build, shoulder-length dark
brown hair with a dark complexion. She wears spectacles and speaks with a
Scottish accent. It is not known what clothing she is likely to be wearing although
she frequently walks with a stick and may have a suitcase and tent.
OAP vows to walk on after hill nightmare - The Scotsman 24 Apr 2003 ... A search was launched for him at Ben Rinnes, near Dufftown, Moray, after he
failed to return from the walk on Tuesday afternoon, which was expected to take
him around three hours. As darkness fell, friends feared the worst for the 86-year-
old, who, with 40 years hillwalking experience under his belt, has ...
Ben Macdui and four other supernatural walks in Scotland - The ...
29 Jan 2016 ... A scenic stroll through the Inverdruie woodlands and across the Iron Bridge over
Am Beanaidh is a walking route taking in the best of Scotland's elements and ...
Ben Macdui, Moray. Legends of a murky figure wandering the Cairngorms
mountains have circulated for a while. The tale of Fearlas Mor was first ...
Welcome to Recommends - The Scotsman 4 Nov 2008 ... This week, I have two, the first from myself – and the eating-place in the line of
friendly fire is Vittoria on Leith Walk. ... The second positive shout is from Miss
Moray Pickard of Hurlford, Ayrshire, who starts her letter in the style of Boswell: “
My family and I travelled along the A82 towards Loch Lomond on a ...
Business diary: Jewellery launch makes city sparkle - The Scotsman
19 May 2014 ... TELEVISION and radio presenter Jameela Jamil will be joined by stylist Angela
Scanlon at a party in Edinburgh this week to launch a jewellery collection. The
MyRingsMyStyle campaign, which promotes stacking rings, takes place at
Pandora in Multrees Walk on Friday evening and a number of celebrities ...
Alexander McCall Smith remembers the Edinburgh Underground ... 1 Apr 2011 ... The station was entered from the corner of Moray Place and Doune Terrace, near
the premises currently occupied by the Association of Scottish Nudists. ...
Sometimes, when I walk across the Meadows, I pause and close my eyes; and
imagine for a moment that I hear, down beneath my feet, the passing ...
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