TripAdvisor Reviews Carnach House Nairn
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... omelette. Now readers this is where **** started to get weird. Out came the special flied lice smothered in roast pork and gravy, I **** you not ******* roast pork and gravy on the flied lice. Oh well this must be a Scottish take on the dish. Then the prawn omelette finally come out sitting on top of about 5 kilos of chips and peas. Now I love peas and chips, ahh **** it lets just eat up. After that we headed back to the Inn and having a quite night prior to the drive to Glasgow ...
... Edinburgh before the drive to Inverness. We ended up at Edinburgh castle and it was great to look at the history of the Scots Guards and how big a part the pipers played in their regiments. I saw a great painting which was titled the Thin Red Line, Google it I loved it. There were a few Victoria Crosses on display and I am amazed that each museum seems to have some on display, whereas ours are only displayed at the Australian War Memorial. We then loaded into the car ...
... coordinated so traffic builds up; links, golf putting area and band stand all the same. We walked to dinner along the promenade to a hotel meal, weather dry and warm 2 August Saturday Rained the whole day, steady drizzle. We visited where I was born screaming and kicking into this world (Nairn Hospital) and the varous places I lived up to 7. The first place was a pre-fabricated house which was no longer there. The old place had had a wire time fence around it ...
... of skull and cross bones, or sometimes single bone with various other images including hour glasses and the like.
After the cathedral we crossed the road to the ruins of the Earl's palace. The curator apologised that there would be some school groups there. These are fantastic ruins made more entertaining by the primary school groups education classes with some of the students in costume acting out scenes from history, and organising games for some of their classmates.
... would be.
Of course, after the presentation, there is always, always a gift shop where we just had to buy our Nessie souvenirs. We found a few items, then Colm and I begged Chas to have our photo taken with Nessie. This was a must-do.
Back to the car, and on to Inverness and a most solemn afternoon as we learned the story of the battle of Culloden.
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