Skaill Farm

Address: Skaill, Sandwick, Mainland, Orkney Islands, Scotland, United Kingdom | Hotel
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This hotel is located on Skaill, Sandwick.
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Travel Blogs from Sandwick

The 21st Century Christmas!

A travel blog entry by kendra.towns on Nov 25, 2014

8 photos

... I think that granddad was more excited than I was. He was out the door and through the window of the posties car window before I was even off the couch. I immediately set it up and of course it didn't work. I phoned the helpline and as it turns out our internet didn't go live until Friday. I then suffered much frustration all weekend with the Internet as it would turn on and then cut out and the turn on etc etc etc. It was very frustrating! I finally phoned ...

Scotland Motor Homing Part 2!!!

A travel blog entry by melrobertson on Aug 20, 2014

... current Clan Chief and his family tree. After looking at the Davidson one and a few other Clan museums it was a bit of a let down really. Was expecting to have been spending most of our morning there. There was, however, a rather big shopping mall in the same area so we did a bit of window shopping. After some lunch at a park near a tourist information centre we headed out to try and find one of the main castles that I knew was only going to be ruins. The castle ruins were at ...

Helmsdale to John o'Groats - 59.6 miles

A travel blog entry by sueblaikie on Jun 20, 2014

1 comment, 14 photos

... both aware we didn't just want to get it done and still wanted to savour every moment and notice every thing of note. The wind was unrelenting and this was getting hard - Thelma and Louise kept popping up with words and waves of encouragement which helped no end.
Past Wick we were onto our last 15 miles and some blue skies appeared - would the wind also drop? No.

Buffetted sideways we struggled on the last few miles - ...

Across the Atlantic

A travel blog entry by seacastle on May 16, 2014

1 comment, 35 photos

... down and we made it, all intact except the guy in the wheelchair.

At the terminal it was rainy and coolish. All the taxis were taken; we found out the bus to Thurso (two miles away) came right up to the door – took that and he dropped us off right at our hotel – very nice. Off we go in the morning on the train to Aviemore, below Inverness in the Cairngorm ...

The Orkneys at last!

A travel blog entry by grahamandmandi on Sep 10, 2013

95 photos

... jollier. The room was a typical B&B, with twin beds and a lot of knick-knacks. So next stop was dinner. We drove back to town and found a parking, hurrah! Knowing how narrow the streets were, we took it and set off towards the cathedral, where Tripadvisor had said there were several decent restaurants. Twisting and turning through the darkening, damp streets, getting no closer to the cathedral (the spire of which had vanished into the cloud) we got increasingly ...