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A few very quick lessons learnt!, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

A few very quick lessons learnt!

A travel blog entry by emtyadventures

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Hello again! If you've just joined us, this blog is an area where we reflect on our travels. Our FACEBOOK PAGE get's more frequent little topups, feel free to check it out.    The idea of our mega-master-trip has been with us for some time, ...

St Andrews - hallowed golfing ground, St Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

St Andrews - hallowed golfing ground

A travel blog entry by technotrekker

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... , found time to make his pilgrimage too, and the realisation of a dream to play some of the world's most revered courses in St Andrews was finally on. The plan was a long weekend of intensive golfing - three rounds over three days on some of the ...

Aftermath - A Letter to Thomas Cook, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Aftermath - A Letter to Thomas Cook

A travel blog entry by mariopdeangelis

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... visit several Cities and enjoy all the sights that we had only ever read about. So with the help of Kath [Thomas Cook, St Andrews] we booked flights, selected and booked Hotels and even booked a return trip to Hong Kong to meet my daughter next month ...

Update Time!, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Update Time!

A travel blog entry by steph_444

... I'll be writing past entries over the next week or so just to get up to date before September. Just finished work today here in St. Andrews, Scotland. The home of golf. Have been working at a golf shop here since April and have just moved back to the ...

The real home of golf, St Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

The real home of golf

A travel blog entry by katenjosh

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Golf is ...

St. Andrews Island, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

St. Andrews Island

A travel blog entry by traveled

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... get in.  Instead, we headed to the greens of St. Andrews links golf courses, where people have been playing since the 1400s, giving St. Andrews its title as the home of golf.  Then, it was back to the coach to go home. Sunday ...

Homeless, St Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Homeless

A travel blog entry by 35mph

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... nearly at Dundee so I decide to cross the Firth of Tay and carry on up the coast which would mean missing a return vist to St Andrews and some other stuff that we'd already passed. However, when someone tells you not to cross the Tay Bridge due to ...

Gone Golfin', St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Gone Golfin'

A travel blog entry by koreywhite

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... the time we finally set our stuff down and made our beds we realized how hungry we were. We also realized that nothing in St. Andrews is open past 9 and unlike France people eat at a normal dinner hour. As we walked along tryring to find something to ...

Edinburgh, Dunfermline, and St. Andrews, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Edinburgh, Dunfermline, and St. Andrews

A travel blog entry by drmom

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... wasn't impressed with the original bathroom facilities (basically an ancient latrine) of the castle, though. Next, we headed towards St. Andrews. On our way we passed through one of my father's favorite Scottish town names-Auchtermuchty. Actually, ...

Castles, Cathedrals and Cheese, St Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Castles, Cathedrals and Cheese

A travel blog entry by 35mph

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... was quite a nice town church to compete with it. The ruins are quite dramatic all the same. The hounds had a fine time in St Andrews meeting dozens of people who wanted to stroke them - many on holiday and missing their own dogs. Then we found a cheese ...

Goodbye St. Andrews, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Goodbye St. Andrews

A travel blog entry by steph_444

... forget it. I'll miss my little golf shop too. If someone had told me two or three years ago that I would be in St. Andrews, Scotland working in a typical little scottish golf shop, I would have thought how cute and scottish that sounded, but it really ...

Inverness to St. Andrews, Saint Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Inverness to St. Andrews

A travel blog entry by robthebruce

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... a short trip and soon I was in the city.  I stop for a minute, looked around and left. My final destination was St. Andrews.  I decided to abandon the fast motorway and make the rest of my trip along the coast route through the small ...

St Andrews and Pitlochry, St Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

St Andrews and Pitlochry

A travel blog entry by dgbailey

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... back at that famous view of the club house -- all I can say is WOW! I'll let the pictures do the talking... After St Andrews, we drove up through Perth on the north side of the Firth of Tay and on north to a small mountain village called Pitlochry. We ...

Royal Watching, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Royal Watching

A travel blog entry by steph_444

... and up to the police station (which I was across from) to thank the police for taking care of Prince William during his few years in St. Andrews, but I guess not. By this time I am way late for work as I usually only take a half hour. Oops. My bosses are ...

Playing Catch-up, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Playing Catch-up

A travel blog entry by merri214

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... . We visited the old Cathedral ruins, the grave yard, St. Rule's Tower (an observation tower once used as a look out), St. Andrews Castle, and of course walked down the 1st and 18th fairway at the Old Course finishing by standing on the bridge crossing ...

Going Back Again, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Going Back Again

A travel blog entry by steph_444

... We both had some wine and a ceasar salad and it was great. I will just say again for like the millionth time. Everyone needs to visit St. Andrews at least once. It is a must!!! After lunch we went back to the shop and I got to help some customers, ring up ...

Finally the day has come!, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Finally the day has come!

A travel blog entry by steph_444

It's MOVING DAY. Finally going back to the hostel thank god! Two and a half months I've lived at that flat, it hardly seems that long. It was nice to have some privacy, but it was a little lonely. Lived alone for the first 3 weeks, and then a guy moved ...

Where are you my fair prince?!, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Where are you my fair prince?!

A travel blog entry by astralissophia

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... play along the Scottish coast and see the pretty sea-side, if not, there's still the fresh sea-breeze to inhale. 2) St. Andrews has a smashing university refer to reason 3. 3) St. Andrews is the home of the absolutely dashing Prince William during ...

William ve Kate 'in tanıştığ&#, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

William ve Kate 'in tanıştığ&#

A travel blog entry by yesimates

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... kalıntıları mevcut. Kate ve William'ın tanıştıkları okulu da gördükten sonra (St Andrews Üniversitesi) yemek için bir mola verdik. Fish&Chips ile  İtalyan Restoranı  Little ...

Here we Go Again - song !! -  To Hong Kong, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Here we Go Again - song !! - To Hong Kong

A travel blog entry by mariopdeangelis

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Off to Hong Kong today to meet and bring home Nat - going with Antonia - for sightseeing - shopping - shopping - shopping - and probably more shopping !! Checking in with blog early - after last trip - hopefully all prepared if anything goes wrong - ...

Stonehaven, St Andrews and home, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Stonehaven, St Andrews and home

A travel blog entry by dkjohansen

... bit and then on our way back we went up to Dunnotar castle which is on the sea on top of a rocky outcrop. We then drove down to St. Andrews and walked the 18th as they don't play golf on the old course on a Sunday so we were very lucky. Dad was over the ...

Royal and Ancient, St Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Royal and Ancient

A travel blog entry by 35mph

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... that I came away with probably weren't the most important ones: 1. There is a colony of weasels living on the 14th hole of the St Andrews course 2. The R&A have a state of the art golf cannon and a robot for testing new clubs and balls Taking a drive ...

Jimmy's coastal walk: day 12, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Jimmy's coastal walk: day 12

A travel blog entry by jimmyhudson

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... was reasonably good; however the day turned out cloudy and windy but dry. For the first time I left Edinburgh in darkness, reaching St Andrews by 0930. With the strong wind behind me I walked along the West Sands beach and around the point to the Eden ...

Where's Wills?, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Where's Wills?

A travel blog entry by binni

... , instead you can look straight out to the sea. Beautiful. My kind of church. Provididng the weather remains typically un-British I suppose. St Andrews used to be a walled town, and as I walked to find myself a home made icecream (it was amazing), I ...

All corners, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

All corners

A travel blog entry by steph_444

It's been a boring few days back at the hostel since I got back on Monday, but I've learned from experience that if there's no one around to talk to or meet, just wait a few days and someone will show up that you'll have a great time with. So sure ...

Tiger Woods has Slept Here, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

Tiger Woods has Slept Here

A travel blog entry by teamollie

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... , and then a conveniently timed bus ride past the famous St. Andrews Old Golf Course into town. St. Andrews is a charming University town located in the old Kingdom of Fife, with two spectacular sets of ruins set on the cliffs overlooking the North Sea. ...

The Golf Mecca of the World, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

The Golf Mecca of the World

A travel blog entry by bxbomberbabe

...  sang incoherently for about 20 minutes. We arrived in St. Andrews just before 11:00 and began our search for the St. Andrews Tourist Hostel. After wandering around for a bit because the directions we had were awful, we stumbled upon it on one ...

Alnwick, Fife, United Kingdom travel blog

Alnwick

A travel blog entry by possum2477

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... then we went to the supermarket for supplies. Next day, 27th, I got up at 6:00 am and had a quick breakfast and struck out for St Andrews for a game of golf. Took 4 hours to get there so I arrived a bit after 10:00 but pretty much walked straight onto the ...

St Andrews, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

St Andrews

A travel blog entry by bbk6

... from the narrow but beautiful St Andrews beach, where 8-10 narrow rows of breakers roll endlessly toward the shore.   St. Andrews' other claim to fame is its university, arguably the best in Scotland. Students outnumber residents there, which ...

British Open 2005, St. Andrews, United Kingdom travel blog

British Open 2005

A travel blog entry by steph_444

... wandered around there as I talked to dad on the phone. I think I was trying to convince him to come for the next one in St. Andrews. I'll book the accomodation now! It was great. I walked down the first over to the green. There were people out there with ...

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