Monthly Archives: October 2012

THISTLE STOP TOUR OF BONNIE SCOTLAND (3 CONTD)

They used to call Edinburgh the Athens of the North due to the Neo Greek Architecture.A French and Flemish influence is also evident , in the pointed towers and stepped roofs called Crow Steps. A seat of learning for artists and … Continue reading

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THISTLE STOP TOUR OF BONNIE SCOTLAND (2 contd)

Everyone enjoyed Morag’s introduction to the history of this ancient land. We learnt of the  mixture of races – Picts, Celts,Romans,English, Irish, Vikings…Possibly the original inhabitants were the Pictish tribes, called Painted Warriors by the Romans, due to the blue … Continue reading

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Thistle Stop Tour Of Bonnie Scotland

One cool, cloudy day in May my cab deposited me at  Victoria  Station, London,  where I boarded our rainbow decorated Tourist Coach. As the 7AM departure time drew near, Morag, the tourist guide,  checked her watch. The last passenger dashed … Continue reading

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BLOGGING

I can manage the Internet and fly a Computer, using the wonderful invention of word Processing to write my stories, copy, save, paste and all the rest of it, including sending and receiving Emails and Attachments. But for a Techno … Continue reading

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