The Marcliffe at Pitfodels
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I have done some research and I have found the following options.
- Train to Edinburgh, must leave the night before, sleep over in a hotel to catch 8am flight out. Cost = £120
- Bus to Edinburgh airport, must leave the night ...
We leave Aberdeen at 8.00am to drive to Edinburgh airport for our Qatar Airways flight via Doha to Melbourne. We booked it months ago and got a great buy one get one free offer for business class tickets. We arrive nice and early and try not to pig out too much in the business lounge or get too drunk. Basic beers, wines and spirits are free but some premium drinks like champagne have a charge. Naturally we go for the free stuff. I am ...
... dining and champagne bar. I sampled some excellent wood pigeon, followed by wild mountain hare, deliciously paired with seasonal veg and quirky twists. Moonfish Café also came highly recommended and didn’t disappoint. In the Merchant Quarter of the city, it overlooks the 12th century St Nicholas Church. The promise of an extensive gin list brought us in but the imaginative dishes, with swatches of flavour, were divine and the service was impeccable too.
... retirement. She may still get the occasional short trip but her globe trotting days are over. We couldn't risk her breaking down completely and having to be abandoned in some strange foreign land as happened to poor Old Oily Red.
New Red is settling in to his new home in the loft.
Now we are back in Aberdeen Charlie has disappeared. But no doubt he will reappear, as he always does, the next time we go away.
Last night a Police helicopter lost all power and dropped 'like a stone' (quoting the Guardian) into the roof of a popular pub in Glasgow.
The sight of this on the news was terribly saddening, and a complete devastation.
As far as I am aware 8 people have died, and they may be more to come.
I think this story made me realise two things most of all.
People will help.
People who had been hurt by the crash and passer-by's ...