Travel Blogs from Banchory
... Aberdeen and came across a community garden block. Terrence Windle, next project for you and photo attached. This block would have been a couple of acres and so many individual garden plots, some nicely tended to and some not so!!
Had the first NZ phone call at 4.30am this morning, thanks Sandy!!
Staying in the 10th hole tonight (Room 10 at The Cults Hotel)
Not much to report today, Inverness tomorrow xx
... place was a dive! Only time I havent checked trip advisor and there were no good comments! Cancelled that room and now got a bed that we can sleep in and friendly staff!!
Not such a good day today! lol Planning our accom for Inverness tomorrow and tha't's proving to be difficult as well. Note to oneself - do not travel in summer school holidays wth no bookings ...
... are a few seals. Don't understand me wrong: we're very happy to see them but it looks like our otter-spotting-mission is harder than expected. What we did get to see and feel plenty are midges though. Up to our arrival at the hut I'd only heard about them but as soon as you got out of the car, they were swarming around you. Now I understand hats with nets to cover your face... But too late for us to get those... We're under siege! After ...
... of the world. He is so devoted to his birds and training them daily, that he can never have a holiday. His father trained him and he has started passing on his knowledge to his 9 year old son.
Back in Aberdeen, Ron, Liz and Andrew (Liz's son) had a round of golf at Peterculter (Liz's course), while Kara and I paid bills and tried to re-arrange Kara's flight home. Kara had been booked to fly to Tel Aviv to spend 6 days there ...
... are as follows:
Lorraine - 999,999
Sherry - 1
I am hoping I have gotten smarter over the last 17 years and I can get my score up to 2.
Tomorrow is off to Fyvie Castle, I can't wait for you to see it! Love you all,
p.s. Big kisses and hugs to Madison, Danielle, Hallie, and Sebastian...I miss you so much!