New Lanark Mill Hotel
Travel Blogs from Lanark
... to the starting point, the total trip taking a bit over an hour. The icicle sitting next to me was blowing in his hands and trying to crawl inside his hat but I just closed my eyes and listened to the wind, the birds and the creaking of the boat.
We chatted with the Captain after mooring and he explained that all Winter they do maintenance on the boats, (we had commented on how good a 1938 boat was looking>. ...
... one horned Indian rhino, definitely looking like a George and Mabel, he kept trying to drown her, she kept blowing bubbles - think she was into oxygen deprived the amount of time she spent underwater, George was steaming when he got out of the water, think he was heating it up for Mabel.
Spent some time watching the love struck rhinos, then headed off and all that was out was the penguins, they were stood outside looking bored ...
... awoke about an hour before touching down at Heathrow. Through customs and good byes and I was off to another terminal where I would be taking a short flight to Glasgow.
Once in Glasgow I was met by the Scot at the airport. Good ton see him. Smiles.
We went to his house and had a wee chat with his mom before cruising around Glasgow, stopping for a curry and the having some beers at his friends house. At around 10pm I could barley keep my eyes ...
It is very cool that the castle is in the middle of the city. It is on a hill so you can see the entire town, and Arthur's seat. Also you can always see it wherever you are in town. The castle is beautiful, i didnt get a tour guide but the parts I saw were still interesting. I think based on the map and the size of the buildings only about 10% is actually open to the public. I would love to sneak around the ropes and check out the rest :) it actually houses mostly ...
... 1 pound each year to LOWER the number of people who go there. We can't remember why but they don't want many visitors; but apparently the high cost isn't detering people!
When we left the castle we went through some of the shops and stores and managed to pick up a few things for back home. It then started to rain so we ended up getting stuck inside of a mall just as we were going to leave and so we went to the food court and ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility