An early start to drive over to Stromness for the ferry. There is a ferry that runs from St Margaret’s Hope to Gill’s Bay in about an hour but by going from Stromness you get to cruise by The Old Man of Hoy.
Flights available from LHR to SEA for c£500 end of Aug /start of Sep for two weeks – awesome! US Road Trip here we come!!
When time is limited, lots of plans and ideas are important to making the most of your time outside the office – whether it’s a wander in the hills or along the coast, a pint from the local brewery or sup from local distillery or the best local grub on offer. Scotland, my homeland, what better way to see it than a road trip!
A last minute weekend away to the Norfolk coast coincided with the temperature dropping to single digits – at least it remained dry for walking part of the Norfolk Coast Path! 🙂
I leave Marathon to drive the 300+miles to Cape Canaveral which takes most of the day. I check into the Comfort Inns Cocoa Beach ($78, 1nght). There’s an incredible thunderstorm in the evening that I wander around watching, a spectacular display of lightening, great free entertainment! Continue reading Florida Road Trip Part 3
On leaving Port Angeles and the Olympic Peninsula I realise I’ve already visited somewhere that I fully intend to come back to for its incredible diversity of ecosystems and beautiful scenery. Continue reading USA West Coast Road Trip Part 4