Travel Blogs from Bishopton
Friday morning was an early start, 6:30am (1:30am EST) as we packed up, said goodbye to the owners of Bramble Cottage and made the hour and half journey over to Glasgow to return our car and head to the airport. This was the first time getting to drive through or see any of Glasgow and it looks like a much more modern city ...
... ready with toilet rollin bag and tissues in pocket. off to Stirling. Disappointed on the drive to Stirling as we entered through "Corio" but all hopes redeemed when we hit medieval Stirling. Tour of the castle was Spent most of the morning at the castle doing tour and seeing the sights which did not disappoint. Walked through the old part of the city, stuffed the meringue bw visiting the tower and Argyll house. In our haste to exit the city forgot ...
... Lachsfischer die Brücke erbaut um an der Insel ihre Netze zu befestigen. Heute könne dumme Touristen wie wir 5,60 Pfund abdrücken um über die 30m hohe und 20m lange Brücke zu gehen. Die alte einfache Seilkonstruktion ist längst einer modernen, sicheren Hängebrücke aus Stahlseilen gewichen und der Lachsfang ist seit 2002 eingestellt. Lustig war es trotzdem. ...
... all they will do for the day is go to the Co-op and carry their groceries home. (They didn’t know about the bus situation, although they realised Hawick might be difficult to get to.)
Another wee surprise tonight - my host gave me two lovely soft white small towels embroidered with a scotch thistle. She said one for me and one for Mum. I had given her a Lizzie book this morning for her granddaughter but certainly never expected anything in return. ...
... the cashiers and the baggers were all sitting down.
Laden with our groceries and souvenirs, we got back onto the bus, this time at an actual bus depot and headed for the hills. Once we got closer to Millhouse, we told the driver where we wanted to get off. What service!
I spent some time with the sea Loch again after supper, trying once again to stop time from passing. Sitting by the water’s edge, it can seem like time is suspended and that’s just what I was ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center