Travel Blogs from Ullapool, United Kingdom

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Scotland, minus the mythical monsters., Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Scotland, minus the mythical monsters.

A travel blog entry by cobi

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I lived through a horribly motion sickness-inducing bus ride to get to Ullapool in the Scottish Highlands. This gorgeous little fishing village is worth it. Fog drifts over the mossy, rolling hills while I gaze out at the gulls and boats, absorbing the ...

Fishing and the North Atlantic, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Fishing and the North Atlantic

A travel blog entry by allansineurope

... port for ferries to the Isle of Lewis. It was about an hour and a half drive through stunning wilderness from Loch Ness. Ullapool has a lengthy main street of whiite buildings (as are almost all the buildings in town)  that faces ...

chippyssss, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

chippyssss

A travel blog entry by mkosmack

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... incredible (with some puffins hanging off of them!) Thankfully the weather has been on our side. Today we left the islands and are in Ullapool, a cute little ferry town with the best fish and chips! We've been having a blast. there's 29 of us on the tour ...

Kirkwall to Ullapool...the northern coast, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Kirkwall to Ullapool...the northern coast

A travel blog entry by jewels1864

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    So we left Orkney this morning. We had about an hour and a half this morning to explore Kirkwall and I was able to get some shopping done :) However, some shops were closed because apparently the first Monday of May is a holiday, for ...

A day at leisure in Ullapool, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

A day at leisure in Ullapool

A travel blog entry by deirjohn

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Population 1300, plus tourists. What do you do in such a place for the day. We went for a walk had a nana nap, got the washing done and generally rested. Only photos to load today is our B&B, on our way to do the shopping and a shot of where the sun ...

Kirkwall to Ullapool, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Kirkwall to Ullapool

A travel blog entry by deirjohn

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... been going on about a cull. Les, you could come over for some hunting. A long day of travelling as we didn't reach Ullapool until shortly after 7pm. We had a farewell dinner with some of the group we've been travelling with. Five us are travelling on ...

Jimmy's coastal walk: Day 58, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Jimmy's coastal walk: Day 58

A travel blog entry by jimmyhudson

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... to head along the west side of the loch on a minor road. My original target had been the jetty at Altnaharrie opposite Ullapool. However the nearest point that Margot could reach to pick me up was a turn in the road half way across the peninsula, so I ...

Day 173 - 20 August - All around the west side, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 173 - 20 August - All around the west side

A travel blog entry by wagaitwanderers

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... we chose the right fork in the road at the exit of the nature reserve and headed back toward the coast in the direction of Ullapool. Just short of the town we came across a lake by the side of the road where the relections on the surface wer as smooth as ...

Traumhafter Tag, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Traumhafter Tag

A travel blog entry by mir2

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... des Meeres in den Ohren. Die Fahrt setzten wir auf einer halsbrecherischen Piste nach Lochinver fort. Zurück in Ullapool kauften wir Nachtessen ein und verzehrten dieses an einem Tisch oberhalb des Campingplatzes. Neben uns hielt ein alt bekanntes ...

Ullapool, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Ullapool

A travel blog entry by paula_rod

Ullapool ...

Neblig, nass, trüb, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Neblig, nass, trüb

A travel blog entry by mir2

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... . Aufwand (gefahrene Kilometer und Zeit) und Ertrag (grau in hellgrau mit grüngrau ohne Nass) stimmen nicht wirklich überein. In Ullapool übernachten wir heute in einem tollen B&B; ein älteres Haus, das mit Blick auf den Fjord erhöht am Hang ...

Fantastic Fannichs, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Fantastic Fannichs

A travel blog entry by pete-r

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First Scotland week of the year. Stayed at Breamore Square (The Tower House) with Ed. After a cloudy day or two, had excellent weather. Six days in the mountains (Meall Chuaich; Sgurr Breac & A'Chailleach; Beinn Liath Mhor Fannich, Sgurr Mor, Meall ...

From East to West Coasts, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

From East to West Coasts

A travel blog entry by nansonderun

Today we are travelling from Golspie to Torridon. We have taken in the spectacular mountain scenery and Loch's. There were more than enough narrow single lane roads, with small passing points for cars and trucks to navigate. We also found there were ...

Une journée paysage...., Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Une journée paysage....

A travel blog entry by jfroy

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... de la route et de la route! En effet, nous avions quelques heures de route à faire avant d'arrivée au village de Ullapool.  Cela aurait été plus rapide si Jean-François ne s'était pas arrêté toutes les 20 minutes pour prendre des ...

Fort William to Ullapool, Highland, United Kingdom travel blog

Fort William to Ullapool

A travel blog entry by richardsandra

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On the road again. We have already travelled well over 1,000 miles and there are still many more to go. While Ullapool looks reasonably close in a straight line from Fort William we actually had to head east towards Inverness before heading north. This ...

Stornoway to Ullapool, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Stornoway to Ullapool

A travel blog entry by kburlton

Back to the mainland via another ferry from Stornoway to Ullapool. In order to see everything we want to, today we will travel south east to Loch Ness which they say is quite commercialized but you can't realy skip it on a tour of Scotland can you? We'll ...

Travelling to Ullapool, Ullapool, Highlands, Scotland, United Kingdom travel blog

Travelling to Ullapool

A travel blog entry by emconnolly2000

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Ullapool to Poolewe, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Ullapool to Poolewe

A travel blog entry by dawnc

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July 27  Visited the Ullapool Museum this morning and had great hopes for Gairloch. Ullapool is full of documentary evidence of all sorts, even school logbooks, and it is all laid out for anyone to read, but we had no links there. [Or so I thought, ...

Day 7- Ullapool, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Day 7- Ullapool

A travel blog entry by irishblondie

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... sunshine, and the next spot would be misty. It was a great run, but I was so cold I couldn't wait to get back to Ullapool. Mental note to myself, always pack something warm. In Ullapool the laundry was clean and still warm, so I took out a long sleeve ...

8000 year old ruins and Loch Assynt, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

8000 year old ruins and Loch Assynt

A travel blog entry by big8little

Headed off early to reach the west coast of NW Scotland.  Town:  Ullapool . Weather was sketchy in the morning as it was supposed to rain most of the day.  Driving along the road over more highlands was even more stunning than the area ...

Heading to Skye via Ullapool and other stuff, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Heading to Skye via Ullapool and other stuff

A travel blog entry by rozzij

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... lovely moss. I try to photograph it but can't - it's all a blur. We're heading to the fishing village of Ullapool through craggy volcanic rocky Highlands in the Knocken Crag National Park. There are lots of Lochs and a very harsh environment. Ullapool ...

Lairg to Ullapool, Scotland, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Lairg to Ullapool, Scotland

A travel blog entry by malinda65

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... smells (mostly heavy doses of perfume and hand creams from the older women) and the cramp confines of the other people. We got into Ullapool about 12:45 made our lunch stop in a nice town by water. Usually on these stops I have allowed the older folks to ...

Loch Broom, Ullapool & Dundonnell, United Kingdom travel blog

Loch Broom

A travel blog entry by hockers19

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Ullapool and Isle of Lewis, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Ullapool and Isle of Lewis

A travel blog entry by jae

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... as we drove north and west from similar to what's at home to more hills and bush similar to northern Ontario. Caught the ferry in Ullapool to Stornaway on the Isle of Lewis. It was a long 2 and a half hours. The boat was getting tossed around a bit ...

Staying Cool in Ullapool, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Staying Cool in Ullapool

A travel blog entry by bollinger_babe

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... a wander around.  We could see the ship's tenders ferrying the first of the Marco Polo's passengers across to Ullapool for their excursions. As we were walking about the decks we looked up and saw Captain Antonellos out on the bridge wing. ...

Orkneys to Ullapool, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Orkneys to Ullapool

A travel blog entry by carol53

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... that it tips New Zealand out by the smallest margin. We continued weaving our way down the mountainous roads until we came to Ullapool where we had decided to look for accommodation. A lot of places were displaying "No vacancy" signs, due in part to ...

Two fingers, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Two fingers

A travel blog entry by twovines

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... in Penrith!) Somehow I don't think we're going to be invited round for a drink :-) This afternoon we drive back into Ullapool. It's a pretty little village with rows of dazzling white houses. It would be pleasant for a stroll but for the beating sun ...

Hiking Up An Teallach – Our 20th Munro!!, Dundonnell, United Kingdom travel blog

Hiking Up An Teallach – Our 20th Munro!!

A travel blog entry by bronandanthony

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Hey hey! Here's a little blog entry of our last big hill walk for some time in Scotland – An Teallach. Due to some brilliant visits from friends and family, along with far too much rain and winds of late, we haven’t been able to get out into ...

Ullapool - Sonne, Sonne, Fisch und Mehr..., Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Ullapool - Sonne, Sonne, Fisch und Mehr...

A travel blog entry by theosschottland

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Unsere Strassenkarte weist den Ort als Sehenswürdigkeit aus. Daher beschließen wir, den Ort zu besuchen. Kleines Fischerörtchen... Im Hafen beobachten wir die Entladung eines Fischkutters. Der frische Fisch verschwindet in einem spanischen ...

Les Highlands du Nord, Ullapool, United Kingdom travel blog

Les Highlands du Nord

A travel blog entry by lorisa

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... coup, pas un bruit si ce n'est celui du vent. Étrange. Je me retrouve à Kylesku, vers un pont érigé il y a une trentaine d'années, il remplace un services de ferries. Je retourne enfin à Ullapool et rejoint le motel du ...

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