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Cycling and Sailing in Scotland – Back to Oban

Cycling and Sailing in Scotland – Back to Oban

Saturday, August 26, 2017 The only ride from this tour that I haven’t done yet is from Craignure to Lochbuie. It also happens to be the trip that I am not going to cycle. Not because I won’t be cycling today, but because we have another change of plans for today. Since we had done part of the Craignure – Lochbuie route yesterday, our guides decided not to go to Lochbuie today. Instead, we are now going to cycle from

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Cycling and Sailing in Scotland – Salen

Cycling and Sailing in Scotland – Salen

Friday, August 25, 2017 
 I have been here before back in 2010. Not only was it in parts the same route, but the same weather. A light drizzle is accompanying me on my ride from Craignure to Salen, not enough to get really wet, but enough to not take the camera out as often as I might have otherwise. But I learned from the second day of this ride, that it will be too hot if I wear my

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Cycling and Sailing in Scotland – Corpach

Cycling and Sailing in Scotland – Corpach

Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Damn, I got up too late, we’ve already set sail when I got up. For so long I had planned to take some new photos of the beautiful houses of Tobermory. Not this time. Well, who knows maybe I come back someday in the future. But at least I can have a last look back over the harbor of Tobermory. The colorful houses of Tobermory Changing plans again Again the weather is rather dull, from time

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Cycling and Sailing in Scotland – Tobermory

Cycling and Sailing in Scotland – Tobermory

Monday, August 21, 2017 Ouch…it is only about 5a.m. now, but ouch, how am I going to make it out of my top bunk bed with these leg cramps going on? And why did I lock my door last night? Well, I have an hour and a half more to sleep before this is going to become an urgent problem to resolve…maybe I am lucky? Two hours later and the cramps have at least lost some intensity so that I

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