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Travel Blogs from Inverurie
... century and it also played an important role in Scotland's history through the 18th century Jacobite risings since it was in a great location and had good defensive strength.
After we spent some time in the castle, we hiked up too the Stonehaven War Memorial that wasn't far from the castle. It's a memorial that commemorates those from Stonehaven that died in the first and second world wars. The hill that it was located on also had an amazing view of the town.
... I got back home, and did a half an hour workout, an hour of hooping (not sure where I got my energy from to be fair).
And when I took my socks off, both pairs...I discovered that I had worn a nice bit of skin off the back of my leg.
Don't think I will be a pro anytime soon...need to wait until I can not wear a bandaid everyday.
But next week I might get back into my Olympic training schedule. Once my knees aren't black and swollen.
... Mushroom Pie.
It was amazing!
It even had homemade pastry (which for the record, I had no idea what she was doing!)
It tasted so good and then we watched a movie...I don't even remember which movie...
Oh yeah, Ice Princess...just to add to the whole feeling lazy idea.
But it was a wonderful day and night.
I thought I was fit.
Then I went to the uni ceilidh with my housemate, his girlfriend and her friend.
What an awesome night was had!
But thanks to my dad's band back home, I knew a lot of the dances anyway.
It was just so much fun to do all these dances with ...
... The views were fantastic. The next day we visited Tolquhon Castle ruins, which were incredible. The current castle was built by William Forbes, 7th Laird of Tolquhon from 1584-1589 to replace an earlier tower house known as Preston's Tower, which is still partly intact. The stone work is fabulous, massive fireplaces which I should imagine would be an absolute necessity in the cold Scottish winters. Adam had an excess of energy one ...