The Abbotsford Hotel

Stirling Road, Dumbarton, West Dunbartonshire, Scotland, G82 2PJ, United Kingdom | Hotel
Prices starting from $99.00

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Day 19 - Dumbarton

A travel blog entry by emkay100


After a leisurely breakfast, we packed the car and headed to the Belfast Port Ferry terminal. We were very early again but were unable to raise anyone on Skype so just hung around until we were allowed to board the ferry. The trip was 2 and a quarter hours so we just updated the blog words until we docked in Stranraer. Not a lot here – we …

Starting to Feel Fitter

A travel blog entry by pmaustin


Day 7 27 May

Distance 63miles 9.8 Average

Killin, Lochearnhead, Strathyre, Kilmahog, Brig o' Turk, Aberfoyle, Drymen, Balloch, Renton, Dumbarton to Milton.

Now,, I don’t know if you have noticed but so far Roger has been writing most of this blog, as me, I have been so tired every day that after eating I just fall asleep. Today though is my best day yet, my body is getting used to all ... did we end up here!

A travel blog entry by adambrownell

So there we were leaving Inveraray heading for the east side of Loch Lomond. Lone behold, we didn't realise there was a major charity cancer event, 2 large weddings and a food and wine festival on all on the same day!! a result, none of the places we wanted to stay or anywhere near them for that matter were available. So we ended up closer to Glasgow, much to our discretion, for one night.
It was cheap and basic and an unusual feeling to be back ...

Getting ready to go, up up and away ...

A travel blog entry by smerbs


... down and were glad we missed the weather the day before, pfewie!

The rest of our second week was spent hectically tying up loose ends such as selling the car, packing up the stuff we're leaving behind, making sure we had everything we needed to take travelling ... and throwing back some bevvies. Oh yes, and there was the small matter of the Minerva's fundraising concert that Tony decided to squeeze in the weekend before ...

Small Latte Plum Sack in Dumbarton

A travel blog entry by ozzyols


... car have CAR HIRE plastered down the side... when I got in... it was duel controlled! So I had a break and clutch pedal under my foot.

I thought holy hell I can have this as a car can I? Fortunately not... it was just the most handy car to do the pick up in... whew!

So now I have wheels to explore the Trossochs region... next stop Helensburgh...

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This hotel, located on Stirling Road, Dumbarton, is near Scottish Maritime Museum.
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