Carnegie Lodge Hotel
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... it took us just under 5 hours. I bought some clothes in the pro shop since my suitcase was being delivered to our hotel in St Andrews (where we will be staying tomorrow and the following 4 nights). The people at the hotel and golf course we're so great! We also bought some winter golf gloves since it was about 0 degrees outside with the wind. We hit the driving range for a quick warm up and then got started. It was windy! But we ...
... to take pictures and admire the views. At each stop was other rabbies tour busses also on the way to Loch ness. We also made a stop at Slate town for a toilet break.
Soon we arrived in Loch ness. There was time for a quick walk before we went on an optional cruise. I ate my lunch, walked around the town, had a look at some souviners and then headed over to the ship/ boat. This tour only got us to Loch ness, but gave the option of doing a lake cruise as well as the time ...
... dead skin (from my sunburn) plasma from my blisters (again from my sunburn) and lots of pollen or grass seeds that I have brushed up against, all mixed together with the suncream to make a black sticky gunge on my arm. Mmmm yummy.. want to try a bowlful? I simply smooth it back over my fore arm as if new sun cream and smile sweetly at them... Pretty Gross.. I know but I don't give a monkeys because they haven't just cycled ...
... reaching the village at 6.30pm.
This was my longest walk so far, 26.7 miles, and in a pair of relatively new shoes my feet were complaining as evidenced by several blisters.
I was glad not to have to travel elsewhere to find a bed for the night, nor very far for an evening meal. The local restaurant was surprisingly busy.
see the route at http://gb.mapometer.com/walking/route_2 418179.html
... sometimes with spectacular views: it’s a great stretch of coastline.
We stopped off when we got to Dornoch, not far north of Tain, for a brief look around. The main attraction seemed to be the cathedral, started in the thirteenth century, and then restored in the 19th century after it had been allowed to become a ruin during the reformation. Once again, this was full of memorials to local history, and visits ...
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