The Mansefield Hotel
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... mustard, pate and everything else. The morning the oatmeal porridge is served with nuts, honey and a dram of Monkey Shoulder Scotch Whisky!
The trees in the Highlands are just turning, making it a spectacular display of fall colours. With the background of old stone houses this is a very pretty time to be here.
Elgin is near the coast of the ...
... of Lossiemouth history is that it
provided the UK with its first Labour Prime Minister, one Ramsey McDonald. Quite
the feat for the son of a serving girl and a ploughman. On that occasion a free
Presbyterian education forged a national leader in the face of Eton and Cambridge
hoity toits. So there you have it a quick zip through a lovely part of Scotland
and proof positive that these is more than Whisky to be had in these parts.
Slangevar!! (Good Health)
... to the Scot’s use of peat to dry the barley after malting. However, visits to Highland distilleries taught us that the majority of Scottish distillers stopped using peat in the 1960s. In fact, we discovered that the Highland distilleries produce a rather sweet and fruity whiskey with no smoky taste at all - who knew?
Now that I am acquainting myself with the area ...
... played holes completed the week nicely..
most were a bit tired and weary, some focused on the journey home, others lamenting that the week was too short....
Fairly quick round, with IM confused by me marking his ball on one hole.!!!!
Breathless day with a very heavy dew, made for finding balls in the rough quite difficult...
good week all round and plant to return in 2015.
We checked into Hay Lodge Bed & Breakfast in Nairn (lovely B&B), strolled past The Bandstand and The Toorie, walked about (and played on) Leisure Park, had dinner at the Aurora Hotel, drinks at The Classroom and Havelock House...lovely ...