Slow Travels Instagrammed: A Snapshot of Our Nomadic Life through Retro Filters

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Anstruther Harbour

Anstruther Harbour

Anstruther Harbour © 2013 Mufidah Kassalias

Taken a couple of hours after Feckin Boat, Anstruther, and just before heading home.

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Feckin Boat, Anstruther

Feckin Boat

Feckin Boat © 2013 Mufidah Kassalias

On Sunday, Sean and I drove to the Fife fishing village of Anstruther for fish and chips by the sea. It was such a gorgeous evening that all three fish and chip shops had lines stretching out the door, and the seafront was packed with people perched on benches and walls, tucking into fried fruits of the sea. Continue reading

Edinburgh Revisited: Places, Memories and Men in Skirts

Clockwise from top left: Bicycle on George IV Bridge, Telephone Box on the Royal Mile, Greyfriars Bobby Pub, and Calum Lykan, Storyteller and Edinburgh Guide, Wearing a Traditional Great Kilt.

Edinburgh and I go back a long way. One of my earliest memories is of being carried, by two men, in my pram across the railway tracks at Inverkeithing Station to catch the train to Edinburgh from Platform 2. That was when railway stations still had porters, and health and safety concerns didn’t restrict the use of common sense and calculated risk.

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