The Chester Hotel
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... a break for a fish and chips lunch and returned to see the rest. Not exactly transport related, but worth seeing in its own right, is the huge Dance Organ. It's an entire orchestra housed in a wide, tall case. It uses punched cards to play a selection of dance music with a great beat. It sets your toes tapping and raises your spirits at the same time. Our video of it playing is too large to upload via our ...
... around the appeal of a monarchy and its trappings, but it was easy to see the fondness that people have for the royal family. On through twisty, winding narrow roads. In the late afternoon we arrived in Alford, a small town in the middle of an agricultural area of Aberdeenshire. We had only the sketchiest idea of where our AirBnB was and found we had no signal on our phones, despite having two different local cell services. A quick stop in the post ...
... t so nice No people around, just big ship yards. We eventually found the beach and a burger king! We ended up eating there and the lovely young girl informed us it was the third largest burger king in the UK!!! She called us a cab to get back. So what we saw of Aberdeen wasn't great, am sure there are some nicer parts to it but wouldn't be in a hurry to return, The people were really nice though, had a great chat to the cab ...
... dining and champagne bar. I sampled some excellent wood pigeon, followed by wild mountain hare, deliciously paired with seasonal veg and quirky twists. Moonfish Café also came highly recommended and didn’t disappoint. In the Merchant Quarter of the city, it overlooks the 12th century St Nicholas Church. The promise of an extensive gin list brought us in but the imaginative dishes, with swatches of flavour, were divine and the service was impeccable too.
... retirement. She may still get the occasional short trip but her globe trotting days are over. We couldn't risk her breaking down completely and having to be abandoned in some strange foreign land as happened to poor Old Oily Red.
New Red is settling in to his new home in the loft.
Now we are back in Aberdeen Charlie has disappeared. But no doubt he will reappear, as he always does, the next time we go away.