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Is the Art in the Photograph or the Processing? TLDR: Both.      Ten-minute read. 23 pictures

Lanie on the Mote of Mark (Hike: Kippford to Rockcliffe) – Vacation Day 18 – Our last day with Uncle Keith and another hike…      One-minute read, 5 pictures

Dumfries Solstice Sunset. Lanie and Ginger watch the solstice sunset.

Vacation Day 17 – In the evening we went to the house of one of Uncle keith’s friends for a barbecue.

Pubs are a great hiking amenity in the UK Being thirsty we visited a local pub after our hike. Ginger had to try this drink, and the bottle came all the way back to the US with us. The drink was surprisingly good, but I wasn’t tempted to have one. Instead, I had a half …

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Lanie never bothered to ask Uncle Keith why he’d brought carrots on a hike About halfway through our Balcary Bay hike we came across some donkeys running free. Lanie was in her element, and thanks to Uncle Keith able to feed the donkeys. They were “Soooo cuuute…”

Vacation Day 17 – A hike at Balcary Bay and the Solway Firth Coast My uncle wanted to take us on a hike. We’ve been on hikes with him before… We protested about how out of condition we were, however, as Uncle Keith had a foot injury I reckoned we would be okay. Injury or …

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Vacation Day 16 – Scotland, and some time with my uncle We drove around the Lake District for a while before heading to Scotland. My Uncle has moved since our last visit, so instead of having to travel all the way to Glasgow we only had to hop across the border and head west towards …

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This picture appeared in print on the cover of a camping brochure and on the Tiso website as an advertisement.

Gary and Ginger in the tent camped beside Loch Rannoch (365:186) – UK June 2011 – Day 21. The plan was to go backpacking in the Cairngorms.      One-minute read

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