A Visit to Castle of Mey – The Queen Mother’s Home in Caithness

Castle & Gardens of Mey Was The Queen Mother's Favourite Home in CaithnessCastle Mey was the favourite home of the Queen Mother when she visited Scotland.  So when we travelled to the north of Scotland, we paid a visit to the Queen Mother's favourite residence, the only home that the Queen … [Read more...]

John O'Groats: top of Scotland

At John O'Groats ScotlandFrom the Diary - May 31 – Saturday: Inverness – Thurso – John O’Groats I was staying overnight at the Inverness Youth Hostel. Phew! What a pong in the room. All these walkers, baked bean eaters, snorers, and no windows to let the air in. I found it difficult to sleep after … [Read more...]