The Chieftain Hotel
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... postal address, which entitles them to be members of Royal Dornoch Golf Club. The house our parents built, called Earls Cross, was absolutely cutting edge in the late 1950s but from the outside it now looks a tad dated, but it certainly was a curiosity in Dornoch I reckon. It looks straight out over the golf course and the Dornoch Firth, but there are now ...
... from all around the world, it was a bit depressing to see so many animals stuffed & mounted - a real eye opener. After that we went and looked around the castle - like a lot of places you aren't allowed to take photos inside, they want you to buy the book ( and we did ). The castle is still owned by the family, that shows how much money is still in the family, normally they hand the properties over to the national trust because they can't afford to keep running them
I took a paid Rabbies two day tour up to Inverness and back after Glasgow. There was a lot of beautiful scenery and stops along the way.
We went on a short hike at one of the first stops to where a few of the tallest trees in the UK, it's hard to see in the photos but the trees are absolutely massive, the tallest ones being over 200ft ...
... decorated differently than the other, but each had so much detail. In each hallway and most rooms, hundreds of deer skulls and antlers were on the walls. It looked a lot better than I'm making it sound haha. One of the final rooms we saw was the China Room. All four walls of this room were covered from top to bottom in different china plates and cups. The most breakable room I've ever been in. It was after ...
... the Highland charge which caused panic amongst the Government troops on several occasions. BPC and his army advanced as far as Derby in December 1745 before deciding that, with two small Government forces behind him and an unknown number in front, it was prudent to withdraw back to Scotland. This they did, reaching Inverness in January 1746. Cumberland pursued and finally faced BPC's army of ~5500 men with a force of ~7500 men. Interestingly, the Jacobite force comprised ...
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