Landscape and identity: Bruce Chatwin’s ‘The Songlines’

Posted by on Dec 27, 2011 in Books, Landscape | 6 Comments

Wildflower meadows at the base of Uluru (Ayers Rock). The photos that accompany this post were taken when I traveled in Australia in 1998 My plan when I started this blog back in 2009 was to use it to as a platform on which to explore the connections that exist between landscape and identity. Such […]

Another night march to Maol Bhuidhe

Posted by on Dec 6, 2011 in Bothy, Northwest Highlands | 6 Comments

Maol Bhuidhe and a snow-dusted Lurg Mhor Maol Bhuidhe bothy lies in the heart of the great roadless quarter between the Road to the Isles to the South and the Lochcarron road to the North. It is a strong contender for the title of Scotland’s Most Remote Bothy, and this inaccessibility, coupled with the many references […]