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No brains, only beauty

By Charlotte | 12/11/2017

The fact that jellyfish have survived for 650 million years despite not having brains is great news for stupid people. Fascinating, ghostlike creatures hanging suspended…

Charlotte in the waves

Dancing on the swallower

By Charlotte | 29/10/2017

Right in the middle of some of Europe’s most treacherous waters of the Pentland Firth lay the islands of Stroma and its smaller sister Swona.…

Two fishing boats at low tide in Portree, Skye

Tie up, before you lose time (or boat)

By Alexander | 16/10/2017

“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe- When you step into the unknown,…

Otterly adorable!

By Charlotte | 01/10/2017

Otters are the happiest creatures I know. We have already seen 4 otters during the trip so far. It is so much fun to see…

When is the book coming out?

By Charlotte | 15/09/2017

‘Did you come far today?’ ‘You’re my hero!’, ‘Are you sane?’ ‘In my next life, I want to join you!’ ‘That’s not a holiday!’ These…

Two seagull chicks on the clifs of Stroma, Orkney

Like a virgin -touched for the very first time

By Charlotte | 03/09/2017

I made it through the wilderness Somehow I made it through Didn’t know how lost I was Until I found…… -Madonna- It’s intriguing how some…