North Kessock Hotel
Travel Blogs from North Kessock
... 15 years since our last visit. The girls had fun playing with Abigail's dog in the garden and we all enjoyed Dot's lovely baking.
All too soon it was time to head back to York and drop Richard at the train before we headed home to Glaisdale. Less said about the trip home the better. Let's just say double check the sat nav next time! A late night but a very enjoyable weekend. Thanks Marna, Leo and Dot. Ax
Wednesday was beautifully sunny, though still cool. The
temperature only climbed to 17 degrees. The sun shining does affect my mood
greatly, making me have faith once more in Mother Nature!
My intention for my first stop was Dunskey Gardens but as it
was early I followed my nose, and some sign posts, to Killantringan Lighthouse,
a mile or so along a very narrow road. There is no ...
... relating the
changes in women’s fashion to the suffragette movement and information about
the local framing history, particularly cheese making. There is currently a
temporary exhibition called ‘Teen Comics: Action, Adventure and Agony Aunts’. A
history of British comics from the 1950’s to the present day. It is supported
by a display of school children’s attempts at their own comic drawings. An intriguing
... wipers being on opposite sides; how to
adjust the volume on the radio etc! I also did not have a decent map! Despite
all this, I made it to Portpatrick.
of the way on the A702, I was very pleased when I passed the sign indicating my
entry into Dumfries and Galloway. I stopped for lunch at the Clatteringshaws
Loch Visitor Centre. A short walk along the loch’s edge leads you to Bruce’s
... Think I’m changing already – more mindful about what I am eating.
Want to lose 4 to 5 stone
What’s your luxury item ?
My Sony Notebook
What’s your most essential item (s) ?
Boots, toothbrush and water
What will you miss the most ?
Ease and convenience of living where everyone speaks English e.g. buying a bottle of water !