Oh dear… that’s the Dunvegan Castle Seal boat trip left without me 🙁 What’s that you said… it will be back in 25 minutes? Perhaps we could have lunch while we wait… is this table free? Ah… there’s a queuing system… are we the only ones observing it? Yum.. our sandwiches were tasty! Is that… Read More Hooded Crows on holiday
Dear wildlife watching friends, as you well know, holidays can afford new sightings and opportunities. Dunvegan Castle, on the Isle of Skye, wasn’t a completely new holiday visit for us having been there many years ago (bc). However, on our visit in September 2013, the opportunity to get close-up views of a colony of common… Read More Seal boat trip at Dunvegan Castle, Scotland
Dear gardening friends, may I ask you a question? What do you think – are garden/flower shows really worth visiting? Our expectations before we spend hours travelling, queuing at car parks and at ticket gates are perhaps just too great for the new and experienced gardeners amongst us. Yet, we make these trips again and… Read More Harrogate Autumn Flower Show 2013
This post was published by Shirley for shirls gardenwatch in October 2013.