The West End Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
TripAdvisor Reviews The West End Hotel Fort William
Travel Blogs from Fort William
So, here's the news from the UK and the Tutterows. I have attempted for the past 3 nights to find a way to upload photos and share them with you...most of you are aware that I do NOT give up easily, but with no laptop and only Android at our disposal, a solution has not presented itself. As we were travelling today from Stirling to ...
... giving us both a fright and we laughed till we cried.
We took a forest walk to a shelter looking out over the loch to where there are seals. That was cool even though they were a fair distance away. We didn't find the castle ruin we were looking for but it was a pleasant drive ending in Fort William for lunch. I drove us back.
Going a mile or so up the road for dinner tonight.
LATER....great meal at Laroch and a good walk afterwards.
... up. As I walked over the bridge and towards the hostel I heard a loud banging sound. Sort of like clap-clap-clap. I looked up to the second story window and saw someone leaning out. It was Jon clapping and yelling, in his thick Rotterdam accent “Yay, Tracy, you made it!!” Ha, what a welcoming committee.
We made it in and David started retelling the day’s events. Being totally exhausted, I headed upstairs, took a shower, ...
... on a tray and walking around the room followed by the piper. Then the piper did the ode to Haggis by Robbie Burns. His accent was so strong we could barely understand it but he said it with great drama and enthusiasm. It was wonderful. Dinner was a Scottish affair-haggis, venison and a dessert made from oatmeal and cream. It was yummy. Then some Scottish dancing and games. What a hoot. We willl really miss this place and these ...
... along the Lochs tomorrow and then the conversation turns to our next cycling holiday. We are thinking about revisiting the south west (which we cycled through in 2010) but get thinking that the Barossa Valley could be a plan, as neither of us has been there before.
Ok, let's not get in front of ourselves as we still have many kilometres to go before this trip is completed.
Today 7 kms. Total 1,064 kms