Address: Ayre Road, Kirkwall, Mainland, Orkney Islands, Scotland, KW15 1QX, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on Ayre Road, Kirkwall, is near Saint Magnus Cathedral, The Orkney Museum, Highland Park Distillery, and The Earl's Palace.
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    Travel Blogs from Kirkwall

    Shites and Giggles

    A travel blog entry by mjuniper on Apr 04, 2015

    3 photos

    ... point. Do they know they are playing for a piece of cardboard? Chill out! Nobody died! It is now mine and Saskia's idea to write a list of things that you wouldn't expect to hear. New entries for today are; I'm so glad you brought your accordion, it makes a great tv stand. (Courtesy of Saskia) Here's a picture of Saskia and here's a hat from Brazil! (kindly donated by Ryan Bishop) Oi, stop singing and poo (Lady Abi ...


    A travel blog entry by kendra.towns on Jan 24, 2015

    ... though, a few weeks to rest and figure out my next move. I didn't realize it would take me almost 4 weeks to find a job and that the job I had gotten would be one of the dullest I've ever worked. The boring monotony of everyday just about kills me. It made me question my reasons for staying and my reasons for wanting this dream. I just keep thinking its a means to an end right, a means to an end.

    Then Christmas rolled around, that when I ...

    An Incredible Festive Season

    A travel blog entry by kendra.towns on Jan 02, 2015

    13 photos

    ... Brian and Auntie Glenda's for Christmas dinner with my cousin Karen and her boyfriend Shane. I was finding it very hard to believe it was Christmas, that was until I Skyped Mum, dad and heather when they opened their gifts. It was then that it really hit me that I wasn't at home with my family on one of the most family oriented holidays of the year. I got a bit emotional and probably would have completely broken down had I been alone and not in a room full of people. Made ...

    Independence Day... Or not!

    A travel blog entry by kendra.towns on Sep 19, 2014

    5 photos

    ... YES because they've got an answer for everything even if it doesn't make sense. I don't want to offend anyone, but I felt like they were brainwashed. I'm all for Scottish nationalism but at what cost would it have come to the people, economy, society etc. It was all a bit scary to be honest. I was all set to see the result last night but then I found out it wouldn't be revealed until the early hours of the morning, so I headed to bed only to find out the results early this morning. And ...

    Made it

    A travel blog entry by henryjallum on Jul 18, 2013

    9 comments, 12 photos

    ... the time, excitement pushing her faster today than any of the last 13. Prof met us after we had covered over 20 miles, for our breakfast stop. Bacon roll and a coffee, most welcome. It was only when we had stopped, that we appreciated how strong the wind was. Back on the road, eating up the miles, rolling down a hill we passed a couple on fully laden touring bikes going the other way. Our waves and greetings were not reciprocated. Next planned stop, Thurso, for ...