Posts and photos from my trip to Scotland in July of 2022. Ten days spent in Dumfries and Galloway, Edinburgh, and Highland areas of the beautiful country.
Scotland Day 8 - Inverness and Culloden
I'm really liking the weather in the highlands. Sun comes out occassionally, pretty cool temps for the middle of July. I wore pants and a sweatshirt all day and was acrtually chilly at one point. Today I took a little tour of inverness. Like every town in Scotland it's old
Scotland Day 7 - Edinburgh to Inverness
Today was a travel day. I left Edinburgh and travelled to Inverness via rail. As a Wisconite who lived through Scott Walker's teure as governor, riding the train brings about a wistful remembrance about what could have been. Regardless, the train is a great way to travel. I had upgraded
Scotland Day 6 - The Highlands, Glencoe, and Loch Ness
After spending the previous day walking all around Edinburgh I was looking forward to a small group tour of the Highlands including Glencoe and Loch Ness. It was a long day, filled with beautiful scenery. The driver, Mac, was friendly, played excellent music, and had great stories in between stops.
Scotland Day 5 - Edinburgh (day 2)
My Apple Watch tells today me I broke pretty much every movement record I had previously set. I'm not going to argue because it feels like it. I woke up this morning, grabbed breakfast, then headed out to wander Edinburgh until a tour I had scheduled started after lunch. I
Scotland Day 4 - Edinburgh (day 1)
Today I left the Breis, who have been incredible hosts on the first leg of my trip. We drove up to Edinburgh this morning and spent the day walking around in the hottest weather Scotland has ever seen. That’s just a normal Wisconsin summer day except since they don’