Royal Marine Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Currently we are travelling on the train from Thurso to Inverness, after getting the ferry from Orkney back to the mainland of Scotland. The landscape is beautiful, with train tracks hugging the coastline and giving gorgeous views of green valleys. This morning watching the rising light from the deck of the boat, I felt again that sense of mystery with which Orkney is steeped. It is almost as if time stands still there. ...
... be left alone!?
The train arrives and we manage to get on only to be confronted, yet again, with the incredible human condition of indifference. Two young lads, about nineteen years old, tanned, handsome, sporting identical work shirts for Scottish Hydro; either side of a four-seater table, both with their feet up, one ear-phone in; just exuding I-don’t-give-a-damn-ness. The woman is begging, between little jumps of pain, for them ...
... bridges on its way to the North Sea. As I descended into the gorge a 'quadlejog’ went by hoping to set a Guiness world record by reaching John o’Groats in 11 days. On the climb out the lads were having a rest. I spoke with them and found out they were raising money for whizzkids. The lads were quite amazed after I told them how far I had already walked! I wished them well for the rest of their challenge. Thanks for the donation from the driver of the ...
The forecast today was for heavy rain but we woke to cloudy skies, little wind and no rain!! Yippee! With lunch sorted we set off fairly earl towards Kirkton, a farm with a small lane that crossed the railway line and led down to Loch Fleet National Nature Reserve. Looking at the map I could walk down the lane and through Balblair Wood to link up with the Littleferry Road and walk along a lane into Golspie rather than along the A9. I am so glad I chose this route as I was rewarded ...
Commencing the last leg of our journey from Brora in beautiful sunny weather but windy, we took a line across the Brora Golf Links to meet with the coastal path North up the beach. Dick joined us on the walk which continued up the golden sands where we sighted basking seals which scurried off as we approached them although they kept a watchful eye ...