We began our trip in the beautiful borderlands near Carlisle, England.
Alston Moors, northern England
Near Hadrian’s Wall at Walltown Craigs, Northern England
Portion of Hadrian’s Wall at Walltown Craigs, Northern England. The wall was built by the Romans around AD 120 to keep out the barbarians from the north
Jedburgh Abbey Ruins, Scotland
The Tollbooth Building, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, built 1591
The new, controversial Parliament Buildings, Edinburgh
This rotating boatlift at Falkirk, known as the Falkirk Wheel, replaced a series of locks. It raises and lowers canal boats 24 meters in two counterbalanced tubs containing 300 tonnes of water. It is the only one of its kind in the world
Sail boat and sea gulls at Johnshaven
Fishing boats at Johnshaven
Harbour at Stonehaven
Corgarff Castle in the Craingorm Mountains
Bridge Street, Wick
Anybody got a toothpick?
Gorse in Blossom at Bettyhill
Torrisdale Bay, north coast
Long haired Highland cattle
Waterfall in Smoo Caves Scotland, Natural Lighting
I was happy with how this shot turned out. I had no tripod with me, sat the camera on a railing for a three second exposure.
Roadside Diner. Fortunately for these animals traffic is very light on some of these roads.