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We continued our trip through the Highlands after departing Loch Ness. 

 

The scenery was breathtaking.  I could have driven around the countryside for days!

I always thought the locks along the Welland Canal were impressive, but check out these bad boys!

The Caledonian Canal connects the Scottish East coast with the West coast.  I think our tour director said there were 29 locks in the canal:

We passed mountains covered in heather, which was in bloom:

Rolling onward, we passed more picturesque scenery:

 

We made our way through the English Lake District, as we headed toward Grasmere:


Almost makes you want to take a little dip!  Then I would have to be rescued by one of those sassy, fisher-dudes….hmmmm….

I managed to catch a shot of this cute little rainbow:

Our next stop was going to be Grasmere…

I have the day off tomorrow.  I’ll be taking a co-worker for a flight in the morning, then I have to work on my RAA presentation for Monday.  I’m not too sure how many people are going to come out on Thanksgiving, but I sure would be thankful if a slew of them did!

Today’s symptoms:  I’m still dealing with some pain in my eyes and a headache.  I went into overdrive at work and that really helped to keep my mind off of how I was feeling.

Posted by Lizzy McFly at 10/5/2011 9:09 PM

 

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