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Loch Maree Tree

Tree beside Loch Maree with Slioch behind, Scotland. If you’re ever in the vicinity of Loch Maree, Scotland, consider stopping at the parking area just off the A832 (Google Maps: 57.663766,-5.435937). If you follow a short path heading east from the … Continue reading

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Appropriately Named Loch Awe

Reflections on Loch Awe, Scotland. And, finally, all three directions in one:

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Wastwater Lake: “Britain’s Favorite View”

Wastwater, Wasdale Valley, Lake District National Park, United Kindgom (April 2012). In 2007, an ITV television program named Wastwater as Britain’s favorite view after the public chose from four landscapes. Wordsworth described Wastwater as “long, stern and desolate.” I can’t say … Continue reading

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Myvatn Blue

Lake Mývatn, Iceland.

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A Tale of Two Unpronounceable Lakes

This is Llynnau Mymbyr, which is the name of two connected lakes near Capel Curig in North Wales. I have no idea how the lakes’ name is pronounced. We visited earlier this month just after an unseasonable snowfall. Mount Snowdon is in the … Continue reading

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Misty Buttermere

I just returned this evening from a wonderful vacation to Chester, North Wales, Hadrian’s Wall, and the Lake District. This country is absolutely beautiful. There are no two ways about it. And the best part is, it’s stunning in any … Continue reading

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