Day: April 27, 2017

A postcard from… Cairngorm Mountain Funicular Railway, Scotland (April 2017)

Images taken at Cairngorm Mountain. April 2017. The funicular railway (an inclined track where one vehicle goes up and the other goes down at the same time, counterbalancing each other) transported us up the Cairngorm mountain to the top station and the Ptarmigan restaurant, where we warmed up with a slice of cake and hot […]

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A postcard from… Cairngorm Reindeer hill trip, Scotland (April 2017)

Images taken at Cairngorm Reindeer Centre hill trip. April 2017. This was one of the visits I’d most been looking forward to on our recent trip to Scotland, and it certainly didn’t disappoint. The Cairngorm reindeer herd is Britain’s only free-ranging herd and was introduced to the Cairngorms from Sweden in 1952, the sub-arctic qualities […]

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Bluebells in Hampshire

Images taken at: Row 1 – Broomy Inclosure, Linwood, New Forest Row 2 – Itchen Valley Country Park, near Eastleigh Row 3 – Exbury Gardens, New Forest Row 4 – Hinton Ampner, Alresford   Other nearby locations to find bluebells: Micheldever Wood, near Winchester Roydon Woods, near Brockenhurst Stoke Park Woods, near Eastleigh Upperford Copse, […]

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