Raad Ny Foillan, Day 3: Peel to Ballaugh (11.5 miles)

It was only as I closed my book, snuggled into my sleeping bag, and turned over to sleep that I remembered that the Corrin family had not just lived here at the tower, they were buried here. The graves sat on the other side of the folly. Great, was I now going to be in … Continue reading Raad Ny Foillan, Day 3: Peel to Ballaugh (11.5 miles)

Raad Ny Foillan, Day 0.5: Douglas to Santon Head (10 miles)

The night before I left, England had failed to bring football home in the final of the Euros and there was outrage and wailing on the streets of Manchester that night. The wailing soon became boring whining as I overheard heated conversations on the ferry from Liverpool and hoped, very much, that in a week's … Continue reading Raad Ny Foillan, Day 0.5: Douglas to Santon Head (10 miles)