Category Archives: United Kingdom

Isle of Skye, (United Kingdom)

“Gaelic An t-Eilean Sgitheanach”, “Largest of the Inner Hebrides” Onto another of the great islands within the islands that are the united Kingdom itself. This is the time for the largest of the Inner Hebrides, the Isle of Skye. Coming from … Continue reading

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Inverness, (United Kingdom)

“The capital of the Highlands”, “Northernmost city in the United Kingdom” It’s been many years like to try and make memory, but it’s always a good idea to return to places we can not hardly remember! Back then, perhaps year 2010, … Continue reading

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Glasgow, (United Kingdom)

“Gaelic Glaschu”, “Cumbric Glas Cau (Green Hollow)”, “Second City of the British Empire” A very long pending city for returning. With this, it’s the third time and once more I have to say how much I loved it. How beautiful and elegant, and so … Continue reading

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Manchester, (United Kingdom)

“Roman Mamucium”, “Cottonopolis”, “Warehouse City”, “World’s first industrialised city” Returning to the city where I lived for some months 11 years ago, and to this date, the best city I’ve ever been in the UK; Manchester. Living in London is just … Continue reading

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Isle of Man, (British Isles)

“Latin: Mona”, “Manx: Ellan Vannin”, “Mann”, “Self-governing Crown Dependency” Glad to finally manage great flight tickets to Isle of Man, long time in the bucket list of the “nearby” destinations to go. And with the ongoing shortage of new destinations … Continue reading

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Southwest England, (United Kingdom)

“The English Riviera” After a short visit to Exeter continuing our journey towards the south west of England along the counties of Devon and Cornwall, we arrived in the matter of few minutes’ drive to Torbay in Devon, officially known by … Continue reading

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Exeter, (United Kingdom)

“Roman Isca”, “Old English Escanceaster”, “Semper Fidelis: Always Faithful” Too many years have passed since I was last here. Easily 12 years, yet I could remember quite well how beautiful this city is. I was only 2 times before coming back this … Continue reading

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Fort William, Mallaig and Eilean Donan Castle, (Scotland)

“Scottish Highlands”, “One of the Greatest Train Journeys in the World” Back to the place we were almost exactly today 5 years ago on this day, it is finally that on this occasion we very well in advance prepared and … Continue reading

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