Stonefield Castle Hotel
Travel Blogs from Tarbert
... couple of days and I will see one of the places I come from. After this, we will go to Aberdeen for a day and a night and see if there are any Dickies in the phone book. We will head down to Edinburgh the next day and look at the beautiful sights there for a couple of days. After this we will have had our full of Scotland and will go down to Newcastle upon Tyne so that I can claim my Mather fortune. Then the bright lights of London await us. As we have been using Nic's ...
We woke up to some cloud and some blue sky. By Scotland standards, that's more than fair weather. After a brief breakfast we caught the bus into town and had a cup of the with Nic's grandmother, Margaret. It was sad to be with another matriarch but also comforting. Margaret gave me a big smile today. Not sure that she recognised Nic with her dementia. Things could have been so much worse ...
... she was hiding from the cat "it's not yer usband keepin yeh indoors it's yet ruddy cat!" He joked. I gave Caroline a message and met her and Nic's grandmother Margaret for a cup of tea in one of the tea shops by the water. I then went to the information centre and collected some information on day trips in the area, before going to the charity shops for some ...
Today it poured. The rain wasn't heavy, but constant and it soaked through my canvas bag within ten minutes of me wearing it outside. Unlike New Zealand, where even constant rain only lasts for a few hours, this rain lasted for about 8, with absolutely no gaps or changes in density. The sky was a light grey colour and business continued as usual with people using rain coats and umbrellas and the underfloor heating they install in their homes. We left home at 11am with Andree and ...
... It's easy to imagine what is was like 300 years ago, it hasn't changed much!
As we came out of the mountains, the weather cleared up for a glorious sunny afternoon. We had to stop at Tarbert, the largest town on Harris, and snap a few shots of the harbor with boats under blue skies!
We followed the west coast to Luskentyre Sands. What a surprise to see white sand and sun when ...
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- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed