Monthly Archives: May 2016

SPRING in Banavie

When we left Inverness there were only a few signs of spring in the trees, here in Banavie the beech leaves are in full fig!

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From Dochgarroch to Banavie, May 2016

Travelling West this year was so easy; the weather was perfect, sunny with enough clouds for contrast, gentle wind and a very laid back crew. Shireen and Keith brought their chocolate labrador Poppy with them, and she became the resident … Continue reading

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a new stove in time for the journey west

We have installed a huge old wood burning stove in the main saloon, it has changed our main living space from somewhere you needed mountaineering grade thermals to a space that we can potter around in wearing a t-shirt The … Continue reading

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SPRING! Heading West, May 2016

The difficulty of casting off from our home mooring in Inverness is that the natural world doesn’t know that we move.  During the winter the city pigeons try to roost all over the boat, challenged at each new spot by … Continue reading

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Sail Caledonia 2015… yes posted just before Sail Caledonia 2016

In case you  haven’t heard about Sail Caledonia on this blog before, Loch Ness Barge is a support vessel for a race / raid between Loch Linnhe on the West of Scotland and the Beauly Firth on the East of … Continue reading

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Kerala houseboat

I have been pretty bad at doing posts this last year… my excuse is a picture from New Years Eve 2015-2016.  I finished 2 artists residencies in Japan and India and Adrian flew out to join me at the end. … Continue reading

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