Sunday, 31 July 2011

Sørlandet rope

Sørlandet rope
I quite enjoyed taking 'different' photographs onboard Sørlandet- this is one of them.

Thursday, 28 July 2011

The Red Arrows at Greenock

Red Arrows 1/11
display at Tall Ships, Greenock, 2011

Fantastic display- went on for quite some time.

Red Arrows 2/11

Red Arrows 5/11

Red Arrows 9/11

Red Arrows 3/11

Wednesday, 27 July 2011

Greenock fireworks

Greenock fireworks 5/11
the fireworks on the last evening of the tall ships festival in Greenock were really spectacular

Greenock fireworks 7/11
These were taken from Sørlandet

Smaller Tall Ships 2011

Smaller Tall Ships 2011
and some of the smaller ships taking part in the races/cruise in company moored in Greenock

Mast and rigging

Mast and rigging again
Suddenly realised I'd not been posting some of the tall ships photographs on here... in fact I'd not been posting anything on here since Pharos.

This is the mast and rigging on Sørlandet.

Wednesday, 20 July 2011

Pharos moored in Kirkwall

Pharos lit up in Kirkwall 1/2
all lit up and looking far more inviting than the prospect of sleeping on the floor of the ferry.

The ferry won and the floor was surprisingly comfortable;  must have been tired.

Thursday, 7 July 2011

Tuesday, 5 July 2011

Nearly there?

Nearly there?
The notice that welcomes walkers as they reach the post office and telephone box on Knoydart.

part of a trail or just a welcoming sign?

Inverie pier extending into Loch Nevis
... and yes, they are nearly at ferry pier at Inverie.

Saturday, 2 July 2011

Skye from Loch Nevis

Skye from Loch Nevis
Skye is Silhouetted in the distance as we sail in Loch Nevis towards Mallaig.