Polrudden Guest House

Address: Pickaquoy Rd., Kirkwall, Mainland, Orkney Islands, Scotland, KW15 1UH, United Kingdom | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Pickaquoy Rd., Kirkwall, is near Saint Magnus Cathedral, The Orkney Museum, Highland Park Distillery, and The Earl's Palace.
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    Travel Blogs from Kirkwall

    Heading North

    A travel blog entry by eskimo on Jun 18, 2015

    9 comments, 18 photos

    ... on display at Lincoln Castle.

    After the gentle reintroduction to travelling with the EZ, Thursday’s longer flight to Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, was planned for just under three hours. The blue skies over Lincolnshire gave way to much more active grey, windy conditions the further north we travelled. Air Traffic Controllers were their normal helpful selves in allowing weather deviations and coordinating handovers with ...

    Shiny Silver Linings

    A travel blog entry by kendra.towns on Jan 29, 2015

    ... arrangements and the strict deadline of 5 PM. She is also willing to working around the notice I still have to work out at the Woollen Mill. The signs of this job being a good fit for me are promising.

    I'm so excited (and slightly nervous) to be moving out on my own and starting in a "real person job". This position is going to have a very, very, very steep learning curve as the Travel Agent language seems to be right out of a computer coders ...

    An Incredible Festive Season

    A travel blog entry by kendra.towns on Jan 02, 2015

    13 photos

    ... for me. I didn't realize that it was so kids orientated but I still really enjoyed it. On Saturday we did more shopping before heading back to the hotel at night. I was exhausted and decided to call it an early night while Grandad, Uncle Michael, and Uncle Brian headed to the movies. They saw Black Sea and Fury and didn't get back to the hotel until almost 2:30 in the morning. They really enjoyed the time together and the movie Fury so it was worth the late night. We headed ...

    New job!

    A travel blog entry by kendra.towns on Aug 30, 2014


    OK so here is a quick update from the last post. I was handing out resumés to anyone I could think of that would need people at this time of year and I happened to walk past the Edinburgh Woolen Mill in Kirkwall and saw that they had an opening. I went in and filled out an application and handed in a resumé. That was last Friday and I didn't hear from them until Tuesday. I then heard that I had gotten an interview for the ...

    Made it

    A travel blog entry by henryjallum on Jul 18, 2013

    9 comments, 12 photos

    ... the time, excitement pushing her faster today than any of the last 13. Prof met us after we had covered over 20 miles, for our breakfast stop. Bacon roll and a coffee, most welcome. It was only when we had stopped, that we appreciated how strong the wind was. Back on the road, eating up the miles, rolling down a hill we passed a couple on fully laden touring bikes going the other way. Our waves and greetings were not reciprocated. Next planned stop, Thurso, for ...