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- Pets allowed
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Travel Blogs from Ullapool
... of Skye and the ferry to get back to Mallaig, where we had lunch.On the Isle we went to the Clan Donald centre but could not stay long as we needed to catch the ferry. Journey back to hotel was via Fort William , where we lunched yesterday, past Ben Nevis but today we stopped at the Commando memorial, very moving , set in a spectacular place.
... parts of Scotland, gets to -27C in winter with 100 mph winds. Balmy.... Staying here two nights , off to the Isle of Skye tomorrow. Last port of call before the hotel , was a sheep dog demonstration on a working farm. Very interesting , but made us homesick for our own puppies. Peter took some video to show Murphy how it is done.
Today was another respectable start as we headed off for Ullapool. On the way we stopped at a nice little coastal town for morning tea (the carrot cake was magic !!) and then went on to the beautiful Inverewe Gardens.
Then it was on via some amazing highlands to our stop fot tonight in Ullapool.
Once again the weather more or less behaved itself with just the now standard couple of ...
... for our 3 hour ride and the views as we departed Ullapool were like something from a movie! This weekend was the last scheduled tour of the Isles because the seas will become too rough soon to guarantee a crossing. In fact, we had the roughest seas this season according to our guide and it was easy to believe as the waves crashed over the bow of the ship. We were happy to land in Stornoway and relax for the evening in this pretty port town.
... Falconry is one of their special attractions. I didn’t watch the display, but saw them tethered in their quarters. I don’t think I like that, but a sign does say that many of the birds are rescued after being found injured. There was even a golden eagle, such a heavy looking bird. I hope they go away when not on display and have some freedom.
Next was Helmsdale. I was seeking information about the migration of the shepherds from the borders, ...