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National Parks Week

Last week was National Parks Week and this is a picture which was taken while walking off the Cairngorm Plateau.  My son (David Simpson Photography) captured this shot when he was out walking with my grand-daughters.  The Cairngorms is one … Continue reading

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Cruden Bay in the Sunshine!

At the weekend, our Grand-daughters were staying with us and as it was such a beautiful day on Saturday, we decided to take a drive to Cruden Bay with them and have a picnic and a play on the beach.  … Continue reading

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St Cyrus Beach

This is the beach at St Cyrus and is another of my favourites! St Cyrus is about 34 miles away from Aberdeen and it just sits within Aberdeenshire.  We have family who stay in Angus so St Cyrus is only about a 10 … Continue reading

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Aberdeen Beach

Hope that everyone had a lovely Easter and managed to enjoy some nice weather!  This week, we are visiting Aberdeen Beach and this is so handy for us when we are in town as we drive past it to get … Continue reading

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Inverboyndie Beach

This week, we are in Banff, which is just over 30 miles from the Bothy.  This picture was taken on Inverboyndie beach, which is just on the outskirts of town.  It is a wonderful beach and one of our favourites … Continue reading

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Forvie

Following on from our visit to Balmedie Beach and Cruden Bay in the last few weeks on the blog, another fantastic place to visit is Forvie.  The Nature Reserve at Forvie is on the Ythan Estuary and is about 10 miles from … Continue reading

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Cruden Bay

This week we are visiting the wonderful Cruden Bay.  Located just about 18 miles from the Bothy, it is another fantastic beach to take a wander along and as it is out just beyond Forvie Nature Reserve, you can manage to easily visit … Continue reading

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