Manor House Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... of over an hour with gorgeous scenery to reach the ferry to Iona. In the summer they run every 20 minutes, but now only once an hour. It was only a 10 minute ferry ride, and we were on Iona about 12:45. It is a very small island, only 3 miles long and maybe 1.5 miles across. Famous for the Abbey first established by St. Columba who arrived on the Island from Ireland in the mid sixth century. We toured ...
... then decided to have some Scottish ice cream (see pics) and buying last minute souvenirs to complete our gift buying list. I was thankful that the weather held out until after I had finished my ice cream as it began pouring as soon as I finished my cone! J met back up with me and we popped into Nories Fish and Chips as it was on the way back to the hostel. As I mentioned earlier, we were again happily suprised because we had ...
... br> We are able to check into our b&b early, near the center of town. We drop off our bag of laundry at the cleaners. There's no do-it-yourself laundromat, which works in our favor as we can take in the sights. The town is quaint. Old storefronts and homes from the 17th and 18th centuries line the streets. Most of the city center has clearly been built predominantly in the 1800's. The streets are very busy with tourists. ...
... to Wanaka, having decided against Invercargill which seemed to us a nondescript sort of city. Our trip up the country was notable for brilliant blue skies and almost empty roads, only when we arrived in Queenstown did we feel we had entered the land of tourists again. Wanaka was steaming hot and the house was unbearable for a while- how far was this from the freshness of the South ...
... were there. Our next stop was Oban. We headed straight for McCaig's Tower, known for its amazing views of the small port town. Unfortunately the weather wasn't too great but you could still see the very Scottish looking town. Glasgow was a bit of a drive from there but once again the lakes we drove past were just so beautiful. When we got to Glasgow we headed straight for our campsite and just ...