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ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
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Aletha Spang Jul 17, 2015 at 05:57 PM

We are going on the Aug. 12 trip to The Scottish Highlands, is there anyone out there going on that. Wondering how rainy and/or cold the weather will be.
Laura Fleck Jul 17, 2015 at 06:37 PM

I'm going back to Orkney about the same time and have been watching the weather and talking to orkney friends. It appears that it has been much colder and darker than usual. I'm taking fall clothes and rain jacket.


arthur kress Jul 06, 2015 at 07:42 AM

I would love to hear from people going on the Oct trip to Scotland,
Lynn Deen Jul 06, 2015 at 10:16 AM

I am going on the Sept 23-Oct 5th. Is that the one you are going on


Janice Morgan Jul 05, 2015 at 03:11 PM

We are getting excited about the trip to Scotland in September of 2015! We are traveling from Salem, Oregon with 6 active and fun adults....2 couples and two single women. Who else is on this trip that wants to chime in?
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Lynn Deen Jul 06, 2015 at 10:18 AM

I will be on the best of scotland trip leaving Sep 23rd. I am coming from Gainesville Florida.


arthur kress Jun 29, 2015 at 01:32 PM


Adele and I are going on the October 7th trip to Scotland. Looking forward to meeting everyone.


Joyce McCauley Jun 03, 2015 at 12:49 PM

Dan and I are going on this trip, July 29-August 11. Traveling about in Wales and the Orkney Islands before the trip. Then will zip down to Newcastle afterwards before flying back to Houston from London. Would love to know if anyone plays fun bridge during the Heart of the Scottish Highlands tour.
Nancy Pritchett Jun 30, 2015 at 10:32 AM

I play bridge - providing it's for fun. Looking forward to meeting everyone.
Joyce McCauley Jun 30, 2015 at 11:31 AM

Oh great! That makes three of us for bridge (FUN BRIDGE). We only need one more. Anyone out there interested? We'll see you, Nancy, at the King James on August 30. We'll be traveling from the Orkneys by train, but should be there by lunch.
Wendy Wartes Jul 06, 2015 at 02:07 PM

Just watched two videos on the Orkney Islands. One was all about the fact that they now are totally self-sufficent for electricity from wind, solar and water and generating enough surplus they may set up greenhouses. You'll evidently see many electric cars ont he islands. The other a longer documentary on the recently discovered temple that is 500 yrs. older than Stonehenge.


Jane Jurrema Aug 17, 2014 at 04:59 PM

I'd like contact with those going on Sept 10th trip. My friend and I would be interested in a bridge game some evening.
Laura Fleck Aug 17, 2014 at 05:04 PM

I am also going on the 10th but do not play bridge. I spin and knit.I'm from NC and going on to Orkney and Shetland for wool Week.
Jane Jurrema Aug 17, 2014 at 07:25 PM

My friend wanted to go to Orkney but it was full. I'm sure she'll want to talk to you about it. I think she plans to go next year. Glad to read here that we don't need to pack hair dryers. We are both from New Mexico.
Laura Fleck Aug 17, 2014 at 07:46 PM

It will be fun to meet you
Katherine Keene Jun 04, 2015 at 02:42 PM

Jane, see my note to Laura. There are 6 of us from Salem, Oregon on the Sept. 9 trip. We are all fit, active, optimists:)
Laura Fleck Jun 04, 2015 at 03:07 PM

I went last year! Laura
Katherine Keene Jun 04, 2015 at 10:45 PM

Yikes! I see that now. Sorry we missed you!
Kenneth Van Der Laan Jun 13, 2015 at 06:10 PM

I'm coming from Denver a day early. As a last resort for a "4th" I'd step in, but I might try your patience.


Laura Fleck May 30, 2014 at 02:03 PM

In the Heart of the Scottish Highlands Sept 10-23, 2014 Anyone out there going too.Punky
Katherine Keene Jun 04, 2015 at 02:38 PM

Yes, we are! We are six friends from Salem, Oregon. Kathy Keene ( that's me) and my husband Jack Munro, Jan and Mike Morgan, Patricia Abeene, and Lani Cremere. Looking forward to meeting you!


Premium Email Subscriber May 30, 2014 at 12:40 PM

For the July 2 - July 15 program. Anyone leaving from San Francisco Airport?


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