The Bank House

Castle Street, Dornoch, Caithness and Sutherland, Scottish Highlands, Scotland, IV25 3SR, United Kingdom | B&B
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Travel Blogs from Dornoch

Dunrobin Castle -seat of the dastardly Sutherlands

A travel blog entry by abercromby56

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Now I come to think of it, it's quite an appropriate name for this Disney-esque place as it is the seat of the Dukes of Sutherland....who were amongst the worst offenders in the Highland Clearances .



In the 1830s they systematically drove crofters out of their homes across their vast estates, and ...

The Royal Burgh of Dornoch

A travel blog entry by abercromby56

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... unrestrained in the back, sitting on suitcases most likely, and the car packed to the rafters with summer holiday requirements!  Dornoch is famous for its championship links golf course, and the town prospers on the summer influx of golfers, particularly from the US. Many have built houses here, which they use for a few weeks each year, but that gets them ...

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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Two days in Dornoch

A travel blog entry by abercromby56

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Dornoch also boasts a wonderful long, pristine beach...I remember it fondly. Dad established the first dinghy sailing club there, but ran into stiff opposition when he wanted to hold activities on The Sabbath Day.


I recall that he triumphed in the end....!


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This B&B, located on Castle Street, Dornoch, is near Glenmorangie Distillery, Royal Dornoch Golf Club, Clava Cairns, and Historylinks Museum.
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