Travel Blogs from Perth
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We pass through Perth while FINALLY passing through some highlands. The earlier landscape nestles somewhere between a rolling hill and a small mountain - full of up-and-downs with multitudes of tree-folk. The Highlands, as I'm under the impression, are quite different.
They are raised quite a bit more above ...
... we needed something to warm us up.
We made our way to the city center and took some happy snaps before finding a nice crepe shop for some savory crepes for lunch. After this we made our way to our final destination for the day, Perth, Scotland.
We stayed at Perth airport just out of town, in what appeared to be an old army barracks. As we have done in most other places, after checking in we made our way into town to check it out... but Perth is a lot ...
... tourists. It was a bit too Disneyland-ish for us, so we bailed, and headed to Perth, our destination for the night.
Perth is famous for The Scone Palace, which is not, as I had hoped, a cream puff emporium. It is a Scottish baronial home and castle, and a major tourist attraction because it once housed The Stone of Destiny. This, I realize, sounds all magical and exciting, but apparently it's just a lump of sandstone ...
... Scottish tourist office to get them to help book our travel from Oban to Stirling.
Scotland is an easy country to get around if you are going from north to south or vice versa but the only place you can get from east to west is down in the corridor between Glasgow and Edinburgh. It makes it very complicated if you don't want to backtrack. Hence there is only one direct bus to Stirling today even though it is only about 45 miles due SE. So we have to ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking