Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Coastal Path in Bournemouth – Jon Egging Memorial

I would estimate that I spent approximately two years of my life in Bournemouth.  We moved down there in my late teens, when it had a reputation as a retirement town during the day and as one of the drugs … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path in Scotland – Hopeman Bay

On my final day in Scotland I had a plane to catch and Campbell had to drive back to Edinburgh.  However, we decided we had just enough time to squeeze in a small segment of Coastal Path.  Small it turned … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path in Scotland – Pluscarden by Night

I spent a couple of nights in Pluscarden during my most recent trip to Scotland.  To a Londoner, Pluscarden is pretty much in the middle of nowhere.  And because the cottage we stayed at was in a remote part of … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path in Scotland – Burghead Bay

As I was up in Scotland and close to the coast, it was only proper that I should scout out a bit of the coastline we hoped to be walking in a few years’ time.  That is what my friend … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path in Scotland: Dallas Dhu Distillery

Every time I go to Scotland I tend to visit some distilleries, usually my with friend and Guest Walker, Campbell.  Whilst many distillery tours are similar, we tend to find that each one has something unique to offer, or that … Continue reading

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The Coastal Path in Scotland – Inverness

Our aim is to walk around the coast of mainland Britain.  If we succeed in this plan then at some stage, in years to come, we will reach Inverness.  Our walk will take us around the Moray Firth and across … Continue reading

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61d – Thorney Island to Emsworth

Our walk around Thorney Island was coming to an end.  Emsworth beckoned to us from beyond the grey water and from under a grey sky. We reached the gated exit which marked the end of the army base.  Once again, … Continue reading

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