Tag Archives: Scotland

Romancing the fear.

I will always love Scandinavia….Viking genes are there in my DNA, my ancestors settling in the West of Scotland and Northern Ireland, but it is that very spirit that calls to me now. The preparations are underway; so much to … Continue reading

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The fate of a nation…

Sometimes, one is moved by an instant… An infusion of spirit that stills the heart and soul. And so it was with me, as I climbed up to Arthur’s Seat on a beautiful sunny day, leaving the magnificent Edinburgh panorama … Continue reading

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Get Oan Wae It!

It’s all too much! Edinburgh is stunning, perhaps one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, and yet I feel curiously exhausted by the excessive stimulation. It reminds me of Rome, a little. Every corner has something else to look … Continue reading

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Glorious Glasgow!

With only a few weeks left until my return to Sweden, I decided to visit Bonnie Scotland, the country where I learned to be a teacher so many years ago. My memories were of rough geniality, wicked dark humour and … Continue reading

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