Altamount House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Blairgowrie
Once the guys were back Jason and I headed out to check out the details for our next 2 rounds at St. Andrews. Want to make sure we are at the right place at the right time! Once Darcy was done napping we headed out to check out the ruins of the St. Andrews Castle and Cathedral. The cathedral ruins were quite amazing as you could see the outline of the cathedral and there were sings ...
... Europe & The Mediterranean to travel with friends. 3 & 1/2 months in total. The walking tour was very interesting. We figure our guide had to be mid to late 80's and has lived in St. Andrews all his life. He told a lot of fun stories you wouldn't here anywhere else. Like Bob Hope hitting his 18th tee shot so far to the right it crashed through the ...
... he has taken over 1000 pictures already, in fact yesterday he drained his fully charged camera battery by 2pm in the afternoon! Ours is still fully charged after 5 full days. Jason and I toured around New Tour and spent a little bit of time in the Scotland Art Museum. Then we were off to pick up the car from the Car Park and to the hotel to pack up. ...
... huge cross is completely hidden 365 degrees. You just have to know its there to go see it.
There are a lot of nettles growing around one side of it. There are steps leading up to it, and then there are a couple tiers of stone before the cross. It was hard to take a picture of it with my tripod, because my tripod is so small and the cross is so tall. There wasn't anything to put the tripod on except the ground. But I think you can get idea from my pictures how big it is. ...
... deck! It doesn't get better than that: Victoria sponge,scones, cakes and tea. Then we were treated to a tot of rum and and a little cake decorated with the Union Jack made out of icing!!!! In the sailors bar. By this time we were over Royalty and started the trip to Blairgowrie via Falkirk where we stopped to see and experience one of Scotland's most unique attractions the Falkirk Wheel. The Falkirk wheel acts as a gate way to Scotland's ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility