Travel Blogs from Stirling
... practice instrument used to learn to play the pipes.
After that we walked a little further uphill before arriving at the castle. It is surrounded on three sides by steep cliffs, giving it a strong defensive position. Its location, guarding what was, until the 1890s, the farthest downstream crossing of the River Fort has made it an important fortification from the earliest times. Most of ...
... to the side that had a few tourists hopping back on after seeing inside the castle. One of them was holding two halves of a coconut, banging them together as she was getting back on the bus. Something in my memory stirred..
I grabbed an audio guide and continued to wonder what it was about this place that seemed so familiar. Pressing the go button on my guide, I was startled by the sound of Graham Chapman screaming, ‘RUN AWAY! RUN AWAY!’ and laughed so loud ...
... wear! We got home around 3:30 and went straight to bed considering we had all day orientation the next day from 10-4... that was a struggle.
Yesterday we went into Stirling today but to a store called Tesco which is basically a smaller version of Target or Walmart. Got some more food and supplies but apparently they don't sell hangers? So I'm still on the hunt for those. After another troublesome bus and taxi attempt, we finally made it on the bus. Since it was ...
... insuring it as a van with none of the modifications declared, which was actually impossible because of our need for 365 days a year full E.U. cover, the only van insurers which would cover us for 365 days were courier insurers which were all into 4 figures per annum.
We initially couldn't ...
... s rooms and halls were really interesting with the tapestries and furniture she had. Also really detailed were the great kitchens. So many rooms - labyrinthine! The rest of Old Town was equally fascinating with the cobblestone streets and old buildings. The wind came up and rain started so I did not go the couple miles to the Wallace Monument - ...
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Spittal Street, Stirling | 4 star hotelfrom $151
- Friendly staff
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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