The Haven Guest House
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- High-speed internet in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
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... Lunch in Fort Agusta, on the south end of Loch Ness. The sun was bright and pleasant and we enjoyed walking around the very cute village. A few stops for pictures and a visit to the famous Commando Memorial near the base of Ben Nevis, UK's tallest mountain, clear today but which was shrouded in mist on Wednesday. There were a few clouds at the peak, but still a lovely sight. And now, the drive back to ...
... over the bridge to Skye, just to say we visited there too!
The highway to Glasgow was beautiful and lush. We stopped for a little hike amidst the highlands and on our way up we heard bagpipes echoing through the valley. It was quintessentially Scotland! We came across many historical battle sites along the highway too, but couldn't stop if we were to get through Glasgow before rush hour!
... be dangerous to health." There are lots of useful tips on the NHS website about staying indoors and closing the curtains, and drinking lots of water. How useful.
I was feeling we really needed some quiet downtime; we have been walking until 8pm and then having late, slow dinners and getting to bed very late, but still waking almost as early as we would do at home. Gray has a longish walk planned for tomorrow, so I need to gird my loins! We forewent various side ...
... always been, he seems to have mellowed over the years, as he was not nearly so ready to belt his opponent's croquet ball into the bushes as he used to be!
We were suitably impressed by the fact that Christopher had even taken the time to carefully leave a line of grass unmowed to form a clear boundary to the croquet pitch!
Because of how far North we are, and the time of year, the days are surprisingly long; we were still playing outside in the garden until about 11pm!
... mid-day run, arriving at Talisker, after delivering a few newspapers along the way, at about 10:45. The Distillery is situated very near the loch, which served as a means for easily loading the casks onto barges for shipment to distributors. Because Scotland, and most of England until very recently, has been experiencing drought conditions, the production of the Talisker Whisky this year is way down. They take all the water for their product from the same well, so they ...