The Royal an Lochan
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- Non-smoking hotel
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... angry and a bunch of people signed the 'Covenant' in 1638 - basically binding themselves to maintain Presbyterian doctrine and policy as the sole form of religion in Scotland. Then... a whole lot of fighting happened... lots of people died... including during a dark time called 'the killing time'... and the fighting went on until well into the 1680s. In a religious sense, the Kings were defeated in their attempt to dictate religion to their ...
The PS Waverley is making its last trip of the summer from Helensburgh today, and it is a another beautiful one, perfect for a maritime excursion. By the time my niece and I arrive at the pier she is already inching in to dock, red funnels shining in the sun. We are rather alarmed by the number of people lining the decks and the pier - not having had the foresight to buy tickets in advance, we are on tenterhooks about whether we will in fact ...
... in a different way than France. Stopped at a cute place called Carlisle that looked like it had a castle (pretty common in all of the UK). With weather ahead, we HAD to replace a jacket Dan left behind somewhere, so went to T.K. (not J) Maxx. Sandwiches on baguettes for lunch, and Dan found a new favorite potato crisp (chip) flavor, prawn cocktail...not for me. Wanted to see Threave Gardens (supposedly one of best in UK) in SW ...
Well folks we made it....After weeks of preparations Angela and I are sitting in the Skylounge at the delightfully exotic Glasgow airport. Happy with free wifi and hot chocolate. Scheduled for take off in an Boeing 777. Hopefully the plane does not use the same batteries as the grounded 787 Dreamliner...another one failed in Japan yesterday.
Nice easy ride in a Merc with Tony to the airport...with luggage reduced to a minimum. Angela has being fussing over ...
... however I spotted a school group headed for the museum so Geoff, Liam and Rachel soon hurried out and we got to the museum just ahead of the group. We have learnt to get ahead of the school groups otherwise it's a nightmare.
The museum is quite small but interesting, it's where Captain Cook did his apprenticeship. It doesn't say a lot about NZ but at least we appear on the maps. To be honest I think a lot of it was over Rachel and ...