Travel Blogs from West Kilbride
... but it has been great to visit some of the landmarks here and we have been really enjoying our time so far. In our wandering around the city we have had the chance to check out the Glasgow Cathedral, spent some time in the main shopping district, the Botanic Gardens and saw the University of Glasgow campus as well. The Glasgow Cathedral is the only medieval cathedral on the Scottish mainland and the architecture is ...
... was about to attempt this... Anyways, I started to go down the narrow part and halfway down I was seriously debating turning around but I was brave and believed in myself and went down. After getting through the hole, you had to navigate around an area of water and some more rocks to finally reach the opening. I'd say I was pretty happy to be "free" once I got out.
We then went to our next site... this time getting into the cave you had to be completely laying down, on ...
... one of the largest pristine freshwater lakes in Scotland. If readers are not already exhausted from the days itinerary there was one final stop for a sheepdog handling exhibition. The shepherd has been on several BBC television programs demonstrating his handling of up to 10 dogs and a flock at one time. Very impressive and very entertaining. Lots of oohing and aahing when we played with the litter of eight puppies and bottle fed the baby lambs. ...
... the Redcoats. Happy to say they never found him and he lived until 62. Our tour director Harry said he used to rob cattle from one clan and blame the other clan for it, then return the cattle and claim payment for getting them back!!! Quite the entrepreneur.
Now in Glasgow for the night. We visited Glasgow Cathedral, St George Square and we took ourselves off for a walk around the Glasgow city, holding ...
... so much fun and even though we tried to shorten our sessions from 2 sometimes 3 hours, it never happened. Sometimes we would lie on the mats laughing at each other for a good hour. I will never forget Maddie's crazy sit up face. One night Maddie and I had been out drinking and come home to jump on the computer and book gym classes. We found out you could look up the full name of the gym trainers and so we ended up stalking them on facebook, until Maddie took it too far and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility