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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... found all the streets we wanted but no houses there, mostly car parks and Macdonalds stores. It was nice to see some of the older buildings that would have been there in 1790-1850's when his ancestors lived there.
Did a lovely drive along the coast to Stranrear, flat seas and sunny most ofnthe time.
We have had rain on and off most days but the temp remains about 17-20° which is ok. It gets cold if windy though.
The last couple of days ...
... 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. ...
... that is packed up and shipped off, Didn't even find a seafood restaurant, We're staying in the Southview Hotel which is old but nicely decorated, clean and well maintained. The lady that greets us is friendly (you don't get that much over here) and we head off to explore the town, Wander down the main street and buy a few souvenirs then head to the harbour and beach. Just lovely watching the boats, fisherman and dogs, the sun and the water. ...
... seals and sea otters. We have also spotted a ferret on our site! When we checked in we went for a walk along the coast for a mile or so. It really is beautiful and tranquil . Most of the properties are right on the beach and are holiday lets. When we got back we sat outside drinking beer and prosecco till after 7pm when we had spag bols looking out in the sun over the sea to Pladda lighthouse. We then went to the pub for wi-fi and to send ...
We left Glasgow and made a stop at a small town called Coatbridge. It was a major centre for iron works and coal mining during the 19th century and in this period it was described as the industrial heartland of Scotland. We went to Summerlee ...