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Cairngorms National Park

Cairngorms National Park

After 3 excellent days of hiking in Skye, we stayed the night in Inverness (“the capitol of the Scottish Highlands”) before heading further afield to more adventures. We had the chance to check out nearby Culloden Battlefield, the site of the last battle of the┬áJacobite Rising. This was especially interesting for Amanda since it has become familiar from┬áthe Outlander books, but I also got something out of it. From there, we were off to Cairngorms National Park, the largest park…

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Wellington, Marlborough, and Abel Tasman

Wellington, Marlborough, and Abel Tasman

After an overnight at what turned out to be our favorite holiday park, Flat Hills Cafe and Tourist Park, we headed south to Wellington where we would catch the Interislander ferry the next morning. With a day to explore the city, we were all in agreement that Wellington has some good vibes: great street art all around, funky architecture, yummy local beer, and solid restaurants. On the recommendation of Morgan’s friend, we stopped in at Garage Project‘s Cellar Door for…

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