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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
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... barrel (most scotch is finished in bourbon, port or sherry barrels). The third was one of the first Octomore they produced with 80 ppm of peat. The latest Octomore has just been released with 258 ppm of peat.
By by the way if you like gin try The Botanist which they also produce. It is available in Canada. In Alberta for sure but not sure about SK.
... people on a tiny island. One little airport, one golf course, sheep, cattle, distilleries and hotels and B&Bs.
There are 3 villages in the island, Bowmore, Port Ellen and Port Charlotte. There are some other collections of houses but you couldn't really call them villages. Visitors come for the whisky, mostly, although we did meet three young men who were on the island to ...
... buoy, launch the dinghy and send UB out to rescue the boat hook. He rowed like a man possessed and with David having spotted the hook through the binoculars was guided straight to it with minimum fuss. Okay, there may have been a little fuss. Once secured on the mooring we were all soaked on the short dinghy ride to shore. We met my mother for dinner at the Lochranza Hotel before seeing 3 deer walking along the beach on our way back to the boat. You don't see that ...
... all pleased to have done it in a day. But with 15 locks negotiated it is needless to say that the stiff G&T we had when we arrived at Tarbert felt well earned. After our aperitif, we enjoyed a meal of chicken with potatoes cooked in sea water. Sengül, being vegetarian, doesn't eat chicken. Her meal of potatoes cooked in sea water looked good too ...
... of the Crinan canal. The wind was picking up and Sengül was unfortunate enough to be at the wheel when waves started coming over the side spraying her full in the face. Welcome to the west of Scotland, Sengül, we hope you have a pleasant stay. She wasn't quite as unfortunate as I was though when, moments later, I pulled on a pair of oilskin trousers that I can ...