Author Archives: BJ MacDonald

About BJ MacDonald

Interested in travel, really into genealogy and researching my family history, classic novels and movies, fantasy and science fiction, photography, history and more... Here is a tip. Make sure you are commenting on the blog you were visiting and the post you were interested in. My blogs are listed by hovering over my pictures and clicking. Clicking one of them will take you back to the correct blog. You can try me here: bjmcdonell@gmail.com

A Tour of Scotland: The Knoydart Peninsula

I was awake early. Today, we were going to the Knoydart Peninsula and the weather was not cooperating with us. It was raining and overcast with heavy mist and fog. http://www.visitknoydart.co.uk/ Breakfast started at 7:30 am and we were up … Continue reading

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A Tour of Scotland: Armadale to Mallaig

I was up early to do chores and Alan woke up before his alarm. He was complaining that he was stubbing his toes on the bathtub and we determined that the configuration was not good. The tub was very large and … Continue reading

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A Tour of Scotland: The Clan Donald Center and more Armadale

We were in no hurry today. The Clan Donald Centre opened at 10 am a half hour later than the museum so we had time. Our room in the KnoydART B&B was small but well laid out. The shower was … Continue reading

Posted in Armadale, Clan Donald Centre, MCDONALD/MACDONALD etc., Scotland, Scotland May 2018 | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Tour of Scotland: Portree to Armadale, South Skye

I slept fairly well and was up early. I made some coffee using the instant stick. I think this was Nescafe and it was not too bad. Okay, I am a coffee snob, I like my French Roast…yeah Starbucks if … Continue reading

Posted in Armadale, Broadford, MCDONALD/MACDONALD etc., Portree Isle of Skye, Scotland May 2018 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment