The Glen Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... so cool. We actually got to see the male osprey bring back a stick to the nest and hang out in there for a while. We listened to a mini lecture about what the center is all about. Because killed and stuffed osprey make so much money on the black market, they went extinct in Britain. They were reintroduced around 50 years ago and now they are protected. I think there's a population of 100. It's so cool that they come to Scotland and then go all the way to West Africa for ...
... along and find a little village where all the Ness tourism is. We go souvenir shopping and purchase tickets for a boat cruise. While we wait for our cruise, we walk around the town. We see a man playing the bagpipe and we check that out. It looked so hard to do but it was cool. We also have a snack and some drinks while we wait. Then it was time for our cruise. An old man picks us and 10 other people up on a minivan and takes us to his dock. This is ...
... ago, are now passing us. Still we press on. Eventually the tree roots and rocks give way to a farmers track and we are able to get back on the bikes. Yes we pass again the walkers and this time keep going.
We do eventually make good time to Fort Augustus, but despite the lack of kilometres, both of us are tired. Tina declares this an official off road adventure day!!!
... 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 ...
... Geoff had cooked some tasty chicken and rice, which was most welcome. The girls soon found their way into the back garden, where they proceeded to paint the fence with water, using a wallpaper brush and a watering can. After a day stuck on a train, and the enforced stillness that entails, they desperately needed some Fairies in the Back Garden time.
Tucked up in bed, two little voices called out "Eichy va!" (Feel free to correct my spelling.) Good ...