TripAdvisor Reviews Carisdene Stirling
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... absolutely delicious, served with whisky sauce and oatcakes. Yummmm.
In the afternoon we visited the Wallace Monument, built in the 1800s as a memorial to the town's most famous hero. William Wallace led the bid for Scottish independence (you may remember Mel Gibson in the film Braveheart) and famously beat the English at Stirling Bridge. We climbed all 246 steps up the narrow ...
... across the wall and looked out over the battle field where William Wallace and Robert the Bruce both fought the English at different time periods. After that we walked into the main part of the castle and saw the kings lodgings. This castle was much more furnished then the previous. It was set up with an array of beds in the chambers and furniture and even actors playing servants. After that we went into the ...
... me greatly. When I asked, he explained that Bavarians generally prefer to be considered Bavarians, as opposed to their northern counterparts. This sparked a lengthy conversation in the pub later about why the differentiation was important. He told me that many of the cultural traditions like wearing lederhosen, drinking excessively at Oktoberfest and wenches with big jugs come from Bavaria, and that the attribution of these cultural quirks to the Germans at large by ...
... br> After classes yesterday Paige, Rachel, Ally, Gina and I went to the mall which is called "Thistles". Taking the bus into Stirling is so easy and convenient as long as you understand the times that it comes.. which has been quite unlikely for us lately but I do think we're getting better! When we got into Stirling, we stopped at the pound stretcher which is basically a cvs/dollar store type thing that has everything you need. I desperately needed hangers so I ...
... up so ******!!! He walked up to me and said "ill buy you and your sister a drink" No **** tard..im two seconds from kicking you in the dick!! After that we all left!! We were also hanging out with some of the other hostel workers! My favorite was definitely Josh who is tagged on facebook! One he looks like Darel*** from The Walking Dead, but he is also hilarious!! Had a great time with him. I ended up not going to bed until 4am!!! All worth it though!
Other places to stay in Stirling
Spittal Street, Stirling | 4 star hotelfrom $151
- Friendly staff
- Hogmanay in Stirling highly recommended
Springkerse Business Park, Stirling | 2 star hotelfrom $102
8-10 King St., Stirling | 2 star hotelfrom $106
Ballengeich Rd., Stirling | Hotelfrom $40
Denny Rd., Stirling | Hotelfrom $47
4 Melville Terrace, Stirling | 3 star hotelfrom $130
Castle Wynd, Stirling | Hotelfrom $124