The Gordon and Richmond Hotels
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- Pets allowed
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... to big vats for the washing (3 times) which is actually taking the sugar out of the barley. So the water with the sugars is transferred into a vat to ferment the sugars into alcohol which can take any where from 48 to 80 hours. It is then transferred into the brass stills, heated and the vapour then being drained off, gets transferred into oak barrels for maturation. They do not bottle any of their whiskey for at least 10 years after sitting in ...
... up the A939 which is commonly known as the "Old Military Road". This road twists and winds all the way up and over the hills as far as Grantown-on-Spey and is just magical for riding motorcycles on.
The first section of this road runs alongside the river Gairn for the first few miles and then heads over a wonderful old stone bridge and starts the long steep climb to “The Lecht” which is a massive ski resort.
As the road ...
The rush, spontaneity and ecstasy of my life in Italy seems like particles of a distant dream already as, a few weeks into my return, I find myself racing through Nairn high street with a woman I've barely met named Alison. I say racing but let us accept that as a very loose term for a car filled with the intent and desire for speed but the actuality of being overtaken by every other means of transport available to the road; one-armed, blind pedestrians ...
It was a peculiar affair with Ricardo and, to be frank, the ending was so oddly tragic that I ended up blotting considerable chunks from my mind. For the purpose of not jack-knifing this story to a confusing end however, I'll dredge up the blotted bits for a bit of re-assembling... could be closure!
We met at Scaletto, the bar that Liam was destined to drain of coffee throughout his stay and I have to say that my initial thought was, oh dear.
Belen had ...
... her!!! “I took the wrong turn off” was her words!! I wont repeat what I shouted at her on here but it was not nice!!Onwards into Perth and finally onto the A93 for Blairgowrie and finally Glenshee.The weather is cloudy but getting better by the mile and the roads good. Other than a few piles of grit left over from the cold nights its just great for biking on today.As today is Easter Monday I expected to see quite a number of cars heading back south but ...