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Travel Blogs from Fort William
We arrived at Fort Augustus on Loch Ness.
This unit is the best it has a heated pool, a pool table and ping pong.
There is also a gym, and finally SNOW.
There is a also a soccer field full of snow and a garden next to Loch Ness.
I started to build a snowman. But it was to hard. So I gave up.
Also I forgot to say that our apartment was an old armory area that we live in.
... many activities to keep the kids amused, playground, ping pong, giant checkers, indoor swimming pool and sauna and most importantly - SNOW.
The first day here we had to spend the day playing in it. Snow angels, snowball fights, snow
creations and we bought a sled and did some tobogganing.
Never thought we would own a toboggan.
We finished the day with ...
... it here, you would too if you were here.
Today we stayed home and had snow ball fights, didn't try to build a snowman.
And we were so happy because we got a sled. It is a thing that you sit on and go down steep snowy mountains.
The one we got is red with a white string to hold onto. We went out the back and played on that all day. We also had a couple of snowball fights.
After we had a swim ...
... that the bottles used to measure all this out, must be kept in a locked container, a rule going back centuries. We finished the tour with a dram, which warmed us up for the walk back into town. We stopped for hot tea and scones too. Walking back to Roy Bridge I was delighted to discover an abundance of mole holes! Just like the books, they appeared in little lines. I waited, but no moles ...
... we get out of the car park, no matter where any of us looked we could not see the bloody EXIT sign and finally i asked a lady and she laughed and said its a trap for new people you have to go over behind a bollard and follow that so sure as the sun rises there was the exit and we were off to the B&B.
They went out for tea and left us home alone so off to bed we went and tomorrow should be fun so sleep well all this is Taz and baz signing off and please turn out the ...
Other places to stay in Fort William
The Parade, Fort William | 3 star hotelfrom $148
North Rd, Fort William | 2 star hotelfrom $164
- Will not stay again
- Good facilities and service
- Find another place to stay!
Achintore Road , Fort William | Hotelfrom $101
Loch Iall, Fort William | Hotelfrom $134
Fraser Square, Fort William | 3 star hotelfrom $159
Achintore Road, Fort William | 2 star hotelfrom $110
Bank Street, Fort William | Hotelfrom $86
Achintore Rd, Fort William | Hotelfrom $146
- Brilliant Hotel
- Five star services!!
- We'll be back
Achintore Road, Fort William | Hotelfrom $149
- Good Value - Clean, Inexpensive and Friendly
- Very satisfied
- Fantastic bed and breakfast
Belford Road, Fort William | 4 star hotelfrom $239
Fort William, Fort William | 4 star hotelfrom $183
Achintore Road, Fort William | Hotelfrom $135
Achintore Rd, Fort William | Hotelfrom $125
High Street, Fort William | Hotelfrom $60
Loch Lochy, Fort William | Hotelfrom $265