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Thursday, 29 October 2015
Every year, usually around November, the Taylors take an all-too-predictable trip to Scotland. The weather is pretty unpredictable, most of the touristy things are shut and hours of daylights are limited…. we love it! (well I do! maybe I should ask Mrs T) Anyway - this year has been no exception, slightly earlier than usual and making the most of the last year without planning around school holidays, we went to Aberfeldy in Perthshire. To spice things up a little we decided to go, literally, off the beaten track and rented a place in the middle of nowhere!
Amongst the many interesting things about this cottage was that it was properly “off grid” - it had its own water supply and septic tank, wood burning heating system and some renewable and alternative power generation (although there was a mains connections) - ironically the only “on grid” service that the properly “relied on” was broadband - which was considerably faster that mine at home….
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