The Glen Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Later start today our first stop in Tain, not much there. Then in was onto Clootie Well a place before our modern day religions where people believed that if they dipped their clothing in the spring water they would be cured of any illness they had. Pieces of clothing hanging everywhere, quite peculiar. Our destination is Dunrobin Castle and Gardens, stunning gardens, amazing castle some of ...
Yet another early start, spent until lunch travelling around the Isle of Skye, Kilt Rock, Uig, Fossil Museum in Staffin before having lunch and time for souvenir shopping in Portree. Got some cold and flu tablets, so hopefully I'll be feeling better in a day or two. Then it was time to get back on the road again, over the Skye Bridge to Kyle of Lochalsh and onto Doune Castle, sadly sun was in the wrong spot so photos didn't turn out as good as I wanted them ...
... t wash my hair at all on the Isle of Skye because of the shower there, no enclosure and not enough water flow. I thought I would wash my hair here.
But when I turned on the shower, the water flow was EVEN LESS!! I could not even believe the water flow on this shower. I tried everything to try and adjust it. It was like a trickle. I could barely get enough water to wash my body. Washing my hair would have taken like 2 hours. Also, the roof slants in the shower, so ...
... has been in the family for 8 generations and has been done up and still lived in to this day. Half of the castle is lived in by the family and the farm still worked upon with 40 permanent employees. The owner is the queens representative for the region in which it's located and she proudly displays all her photos of all royal visits and royal occasions she attends (inc will and Kate's wedding)! What was even better is that she made the time to come down whilst we were ...
... Pine - which was harvested for many centuries but now has been re-grown since about 1950 when the government established the park. There are also a lot of ferns in the forrest plus moss on the ground and rocks - all very green! During the walk I read from the broshure "In the clean air, you can smell the glen, the resin of pine, the perfume of bog myrtle ... (at which my travelling companions started to laugh to me - ...