Faerie Glen on the Isle of Skye, Scotland-2016

Faerie Glen on the Isle of Skye, Scotland-2016

On the way to Lewis and Harris Island we spent the night in the small village and ferry terminal for the Outer Hebrides, Uig. ¬†On the outskirts of town is a beautiful glen in miniature and according to local folktales the abode of fairies. Beck and I wandered through green hollows and cone shaped hillocks. […]

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St. Kilda, Scotland-2016

St. Kilda, Scotland-2016

My good friend Tim Hagan had tried twice on different trips to Scotland to make the journey to St. Kilda. After Tim’s death from a climbing accident I felt it was important to complete his goal of visiting the archipelago. St. Kilda resides 40 miles off the Outer Hebrides and 100 miles off the west […]

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The Monch-Switzerland

The Monch-Switzerland

My first climb in the Bernese Alps was the Monch (13,448ft). I awoke at 5:30am to catch the 6:25am tram from Murren to Lauterbrunnen. Once down I had to run to the rental car to retrieve my climbing gear and meet Franz and the train to the Jungfraujoch. We chatted and enjoyed the train ride […]

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Dulwich and the James Caird-London

Dulwich and the James Caird-London

While visiting London we made a day trip outside of the city to the community of Dulwich via a commuter train. Dulwich was the third stop and about a 15 minute train ride from Victoria Station. Once arriving the way to Dulwich College (a boys school for 9 to 18 year olds) was well marked […]

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London-England

London-England

The flight from Edinburgh to London took less time than the shuttle ride from Gatwick airport to the hotel in downtown London. I had arrived at the airport expecting to see a driver with a sign with my name on it but after 45 minutes I started looking at alternate transportation. He showed up just […]

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