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... s eyes. She then leans over to me, and in the poshest version of her Oxford accent I have ever heard she starts talking about her law degree. I actually felt the lady next to me tense up.
Note to lady: don't hit people with bags.
Right, back on with it. We had a tea and then headed into the agency.
... It turned out that our "next door neighbours" on Deck 8 were part of the group as well. We hadn't met them before on this trip even though they also boarded in Miami, so it was a bit of serendipity to meet in this way.
As we arrived in Glasgow, we were greeted by a piper and a kilted figure. Glasgow is an industrial city that has many ship building yards. It was heavily bombed during the Second World War. Friends from Glasgow often referred to ...
... has the express trains, the other the slow ones, so luckily we knew to go to the express station!) and just had time for a hamburger and small Glasgow salad, as the only available foodstuff on the concourse, before hopping on our train and trundling home. As we said, if you're going to have fast food anywhere, it had better be in Glasgow for true authenticity. You wouldn't eat Italian in Beijing, or Thai in Paris, so why would you eat healthy food in Glasgow?
... to Invernan then Invernan to Rowerdennan. After my delimma at Kingshouse I made sure I had accommodations in both places. The weather wasn't set to improve and I wasn't in the mood to camp in the rain. During breakfast the following morning I was eavesdopping on some women talking in the dining room. It sounded like they were teachers, so I asked, and indeed, they were. We discussed the condition of education in Scotland and they are having some of the same difficulties ...
... visit. We appreciate the extra touches of comfy chairs, tables and chairs, as well as a desk. The plasma screen TV’s and internet access are welcome touches. Each morning we enjoy a complimentary hearty Scottish breakfast. The staff is extremely helpful with directions, suggestions and recommendations. We golf at Prestwick Golf Club and Western Gailes Golf Club with the Gailes Hotel convenient to each. Very good hotel and good location!