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I LOVE STIRLING CASTLE! It has always been my favorite. We started of today with a tour of the jail. Not only was it interesting but our tour guide was fabulous and did dramatized reenactments of several people who had worked at the jail. He was fun and knowledgeable. The cells on the middle two floors are now used as offices...puts new meaning to …
Before we headed up country to Inverness we payed a visit to the castle on the hill overlooking Stirling. The best castle in all of Scotland we were told.
... as horseback riding again and the seafari around Bass rock, which we had lined up for Wednesday.
So it was back to the cottage, which was about an hour and a half drive from Stirling. We had dinner, doing self catering did help save some money as we were able to just make meals ourselves and not have to rely on eating at restaurants every day. After a long day it was time to head to bed, as Wednesday we had lots of fun activities planned. Until tomorrow...
... to the top of the hills there was an old pub (built in 1496 - just a bit older than our cathedral that we are all fighting over !!!) and there was smoke all over the road.We went in and asked if they had had a fire and she said no, they had just lit the fire and that was the smoke from the chimney. Arrived at Windermere about 2.30 and had a look around the area before tea. The hotel here is just beautiful and the meals the best yet. A free day ...
... Queen. It is bordered by the Royal Residence, the Great Hall, the chapel and the former royal residence used up to James IV. The original chapel is where Mary Queen of Scots was baptised in 1543, and the current chapel was built in 1594 by James VI for the baptism of his son Charles I.
After the tour, we went inside the buildings where we were greeted and entertained by costumed actors who gave very informative talks. First, we went into the Great Hall, which ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
We spent the first night of our trip through Scotland here. It's very clean, the staff helpful and friendly and our room nice. It's an easy walk from the train station even with luggage.
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