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... slept most of the way! This means I missed the lochs at Fort Augustus, the lovely village of Glenormiston and a rare sighting of the Loch Ness monster. Too bad, I was tired. Our GPS kept telling us that The Royal Highland Hotel was on the railway tracks on the line from Inverness to Glasgow, but we found it nearby eventually. We have stayed in some very well preserved circa 1930 hotels so ...
... a drive over to Fortrose on the Moray Firth where a walk along the pebbled beach bought us to a display of Dolphins prancing out of the water. Rain threatened in the distance but managed to stay away. A lovely afternoon & made even more special by dinner at a wonderful restaurant overlooking the River Ness. (The Kitchen). This was followed by a long walk following the River Ness. A wonderful time was spent over the last week as we shared our experiences with cousin Helen. ...
... today. A beach town! It's a grey, drizzly day . . .not great for the beach . . .so we're taking our time and stopping along the way.
First stop, Fort Augustus. We wandered the second leg of the Caledonian Canal watching boats go through. . Then wandered along Loch Ness looking for Nessie . . . unfortunately, ...
... a traditional Highland games. They had a whole introductory ceremony with a bagpipe and drum parade. Then they had some wrestling, and also the long throwing competition where they have to pick up the huge tree log and throw it, flipping it over. After we headed back to the train and took another 1.5 hour train ride to Inverness. We checked into our hostel and decided to go and have fish and chips for dinner. It was so good! Then we can back to the hostel, got ready for bed and ...
... used for breeding 17 - 18,000 baby lobsters and released into the sea. There are also Salmon farms. Floating oil pipes connect the oil rigs to Scapa Flow to be loaded onto tankers for transport. We pass through St Mary's and onto Mainland. There are 70 Islands in the Orkneys. The number changes as the definition of an island is "enough grass on it to feed a sheep". So after wild weather the grass may be gone and the island ceases to be. The Orkneys are on latitude 59 degrees North. ...
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