Inverness is the jewel of the Highlands. Sitting on the banks of the River Ness and Moray Firth, this elegant city is the gateway to Loch Ness and the Cairngorms National Park, making Inverness a desirable destination for those visiting the Scottish Highlands. Things to see in Inverness when visiting the Scottish Highlands Walk around […]
From the glitz and glamour of London, to the mystical beauty of Scottish Highlands, the history of the United Kingdom will take you on a trip back in time.
We love our time in the cities and landscapes of the United Kingdom and hope you will too. Here are the stories of our travels.
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Things to do around Inverness When planning a trip to Scotland, most immediately tick off Edinburgh Castle, the Isle of Skye and Loch Ness from the list of destinations. After a visit to Loch Ness many will quickly continue to the Isle of Skye or return to Edinburgh. If you have a longer stay in […]
House Sitting London We were excited to be returning to England to begin this year’s long term housesitting assignments. This is the second year of long term house sitting and our calendar was jam packed for the next five months. We were ready to start our adventures house sitting London and beyond. We lead a […]
As we drive down country lanes, thickets play host to courting pheasants, sheep graze peacefully on a thick carpet of green and birds sing in trees that bloom with the promise of spring. We arrive at the village of Brightwell Baldwin, a chocolate box setting of pretty stone cottages, the place we’ll call home while […]
Discovering Bristol We grew up with Bristol, through stories of smugglers and pirates. Bristol was home to anti-heroes such as Long John Silver from Treasure Island and Blackbeard the Pirate, a place full of excitement. So, with these romantic visions in mind, we set out to discover the real Bristol, to explore this modern city […]
The Black Isle The Black Isle is situated near Inverness, the ‘Capital of the Highlands’ in Northern Scotland. Contrary to its name the Black Isle is not an island but a peninsula. The Cromarty, Moray and Beauly Firths frame the majestic scenery of this vast wedge of land. We were fortunate to be House Sitting in an […]
Who are Alan & Rosalind?
In our mid 50’s we left our jobs to pursue our passion, world travel. During this time, we decided to document our travels with the hope of helping others like us who find that they now have the freedom and means to travel when and where they want. We travel full time exploring as many countries as we can. Our goal is to show YOU how you can Travel the world adventurously, safely, and cost effectively without sacrificing some of life's little luxuries just as we do...
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