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... about 5km there and back. Paisley was a nice place taking in the Paisley Abbey which reminded me a lot of Westminister Abbey.
Not a lot to do there so walked around some of the streets did a little shopping then heading back home but nice day out exploring somewhere I have never been.
... a walking city. There were men in kilts giving bagpipe parades up and down the avenue. There were tons of storefronts selling cashmere and beautiful plaids! Most were pretty touristy but right next door to some of them would be stores with pretty high quality cashmere sweaters, scarves, socks, and lots of lovely tweed sport jackets, coats and luggage. I bought a super soft cashmere blanket and as soon as I got back to the ship, everyone already ...
... and reboard. We were a bit anxious thai the spare seat might get filled up at Singapore -but it didn't so we had the extra space to spread out. The second leg to Dubai was OK and I think I managed to get some sleep. the only problem was lack of water - not able to bring any with me at Singapore as their security around liquids is very tight. So the first thing I did on arrival and Dubai was buy water! The long wait in Dubai was a killer (5hr) but ...
... it worked.
So back to the cafe, what a morose individual, no doubt a nice enough human being and no doubt loved by his mother but he should never have been put behind a counter or indeed anywhere involving contact with people. I speculated that this was not choice his choice as he seemed very uncomfortable; later on in my journey I concluded he was there as part of his witness protection programme (that's an insight into how bored it can get during 6 hours on a ...
... at their place and they would drive me back. I bought a petrol voucher, so that at least this time I was prepared. Before I could call they spotted me and the consequence was that he took me to Wilsontown where William Somerville worked in the mine. It is being turned into a historical park with walks and plenty of information. Both iron and coal were mined here and it predated Coltness where Patrick worked. It was probably just coal by time William ...
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- Best option at Glasgow Airport
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