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Holiday Snaps

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Removal – Amsterdam style!


Anybody still there?

I haven’t been here for a while but I thought I’d better do something as Ken Smith from the Herald gave this blog a mention yesterday.

I thought readers might like the opportunity to buy this exquisite item for sale in Cumbernauld:

cumbernauldThanks Stu for this.

In a West End Town


Virginia Avenue

Atlantic City New Jersey 1904 from the always wonderful Shorpy site


Click on the picture for the full sized image.

I haven’t posted a Waits song in a while. This is his song about Virginia Avenue, albeit a different one in Reno Nevada. I just read a comment about it saying that it is ‘One of the best drunk songs ever- the song seems to struggle to walk in a straight line’

Northern Lights

I don’t know if they’ve ever been so spectacular in Aberdeen. School bus driver Kristin Jonsdottir, 27, took this photograph of the Northern Lights over Skorradalur, Iceland.


There are plenty more fine photos at the Daily Telegraph’s The Week in Pictures feature.

Looking Good

This fabulous photo of the Ben and the Loch is by Dene Thomson.


For Glade Rover

I took this one at Loch Lomond Shores with the phone a couple of weeks ago.