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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... Orkney Islands, a naval harbour in WW 2. Drove across the northern coast of Scotland westwards, with scenery becoming more rugged and mountainous. Cannot believe our luck with sunny, dry and slightly windy weather after numerous predictions of rain. Drove round the edge of Loch Eriboll, one of the deepest lochs in Scotland at 60 metres depth. On to Smoo Cave. A huge sea cave that you can enter from ...
The Rose B&B , Lochinver. Weather overcast, occasional sun, occasional shower Up at 4:45am to catch the 6:30am ferry from Stromness, a 30 minute drive from Kirkwall. Had breakfast on the ferry. A bit rough but not too bad, the trip took one hour 45 minutes due to the rough. Drove the coast road along the north west area of Scotland from Thurso via Tongue, Durness, Scourie and Kylesku and around the coast to Lochinver. A lot ...
... but breathtaking. The road we were on was an A road according to the map but was in actual fact a single track road. Traffic was so thin that over the stretch of 40 miles we probably only saw 30 cars.
The weather was warm but there was a haze across the landscape which meant the mountains were more like silhouettes on the horizon. It was wonderfully peaceful as we travelled past forests and lakes, praying our bikes wouldn't breakdown as it would have been ...
... scenery, and it fair takes yer breath away. Take a look at these...quite a few Munros up here (mountains over 3,000 feet high... of which there are 282 throughout Scotland where bagging (climbing) them is a national pastime).
The place names in this remote region are wonderful......get yer tongue around Achiltibuie, ...
... some full of water, some dry and the worst, some looking dry but in fact bog! So we zig zagged, meandered and stumbled our way until we got to the trig point at the summit...3 and half hours to cover 7 miles! The view was fantastic and the wildlife interesting. We walked up countless deer, two Grouse families, Golden Plover, Greenshank, Dunlin as well as disturbing two adders. Walking down was easy and five miles later we were in Kinbrace....a place that didn't ...