Royal Hotel

Address: 40 Victoria Street, Kirkwall, Mainland, Orkney Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 40 Victoria Street, 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

Shetland Islands

A travel blog entry by carlosherbane on Jul 29, 2015

63 photos

... bag in the left luggage. I was concerned about this so I went back to collect it and I insisted keeping hold of it. Despite lengthy explanations of safety regulations, I pressed the point that they had not implemented this rule consistently. He then relented but having said that he had little choice due to the fact that I just walked off from this rather pedantic situation.

The lady (Janette) who I met in the queue to the ...

Heading North

A travel blog entry by eskimo on Jun 18, 2015

10 comments, 18 photos

... we took time to feast on a slice of excellent home-made cherry sponge from the Café!

The St Magnus Festival taking place in Orkney meant that accommodation was at a premium but a cancellation at The Inn overlooking Scapa Flow came to our rescue. A most enjoyable evening was spent with Iris and Robert, catching up on old times and sharing happy memories from Patrick’s time in the area flying for BA’s Highlands ...

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 tea and had the largest dinner ever. the portions rivaled those that w get in the states, but it was sooooo good. We made it into Inverness around 9 pm and then decided to get right to the shopping. We headed to ASDA which is just like the Walmart. They had some nice things and I even bought a few pairs of Christmas earrings and a Christmas sweater. The next day we went to Dobbies for Breakfast and to do some shopping. There was lots of Christmas stuff! There was ...

Rest and Knowledge

A travel blog entry by lifelearner on May 13, 2014

1 comment, 56 photos

... a back garden which I am sure many would love to have. The stones are broken pieces from other structures.

In the museum, is a display of leather balls for a game called Ba'. This game is played on Christmas day and New Years day. A ball is released from front of St. Magnus Cathedral and the object for the huge crowd is ...

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