Aurora Hotel

2 Academy Street, Nairn, Scottish Highlands, Scotland, IV12 4RJ, United Kingdom | B&B
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Dunrobin Castle -seat of the dastardly Sutherlands

A travel blog entry by abercromby56

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... of starvation or froze to death as a result.

The Duchess of Sutherland, on seeing the starving tenants on her husband's estate, remarked in a letter to a friend in England,

"Scotch people are of happier constitution, and do not fatten like the larger breed of animals."


The ...

The Royal Burgh of Dornoch

A travel blog entry by abercromby56

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... where there were formerly cows... We're staying in the lovely Dornoch Castle Hotel...which was never really a castle, but the Bishop's Palace....no matter...the ensuite in our room is in fact in a turret....quite a challenge for a tiler, nae doot! Tonight the Dornoch Pipe Band plays in the square...if the rain holds off ....Duncan played in it when he was 13 or ...

Our Last Day in Scotland

A travel blog entry by matt_terry_173

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Wed. 2/7/14

Because it is our last day we decided that we wouldn't go to far from home. This iwas probably the worst day we have had here weather wise. Firstly we went to sea the seals but it was so windy the sand was blowing in our face then it started to rain so we thought it best to give it a miss, so we carried on to Koseisle beach, it had stopped raining but it was still windy and really overcast so we stayed long ...

I felt as though I shouldn't walk on the green

A travel blog entry by matt_terry_173

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... from all around the world, it was a bit depressing to see so many animals stuffed & mounted - a real eye opener. After that we went and looked around the castle - like a lot of places you aren't allowed to take photos inside, they want you to buy the book ( and we did ). The castle is still owned by the family, that shows how much money is still in the family, normally they hand the properties over to the national trust because they can't afford to keep running them
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Neolithic Orkneys - Graham's Perspective

A travel blog entry by grahamandmandi

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... a small entrance before opening out into a 2.5x1.5m space supported by a single slab of rock.

What is most amazing about the place is not its Neolithic conception but the fact that a group of Vikings apparently got caught in a storm while travelling, and broke through the roof of the tomb to find shelter. Here they spent three days waiting for the storm to pass, and to while away the time they carved runes into all the walls. Most of these are pretty pointless, as with ...

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This B&B, located on 2 Academy Street, Nairn, is near Nairn Golf Club and Boath House Hotel & Spa.
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