Galloway Arms Hotel
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We have just finished a lovely week hear in the south of Scotland. Nearly castled out of course but that's how it goes.
There is no Brunston castle ha ha, maybe there was once but it isn't here now, just a golf course.
we did spend nearly a day at Culzean castle, fully restored it is aazing. Views over the ocean also. We seen museums about the rural life and local farm.
we did spend a day in Glasgow looking up addresses of Ash's ...
... the skies are blue and it is 17°, people sitting outside their on their patios sunbaking.
Bunston Castle has a golf course next door, so most people staying here will be golfers. There is a castle somewhere and we will look for that tomorrw.
Just watched England win the 1 day cricket series, they beat NZ. ...
... it is quite restorative. The villages seem full of Senior Citizens wandering in and out of castles and coffee shops; we felt quite at home! Tomorrow Deborah and Peter will drive us to Lockerbie, of the airliner bombing fame, and we will catch the train to Edinburgh. Chris is really looking forward to seeing where he went to school. We will only stay one night there and then fly to Bristol, where we will be met by our cousins for our weekend barging along the ...
... Chris remembered very little of it, but he did feel he was coming back to part of his childhood. From here we caught a train to Prestwick International Airport, where we were met by Peter and Deborah Bingley, whom we had first met in Canada many years ago. Although they moved back to Cambridge about the time we returned to Australia, Deborah is Scottish and her family has always had a house ...
... year as a result of the Jet Stream moving out of position according to the meteorologists.
We are in Garlieston for a few nights and read that it was here that during the war the Mulberry Harbour systems were designed and tested as the conditions here are similar to Arromanches. Some pictures are attached which can be clicked and enlarged if you wish to read them.
In a couple of days we are moving further north, perhaps as far as Skye but plans may change as the days go by.