The Queen's Hotel
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On one of the golf days, I travelled with Kara by train to Edinburgh, to see her safely off to Oz after nearly 3 weeks with us. It's always sad to see her go, but the shoe is normally on the other foot, with me waving her off at Sydney airport. After spending the day on trains, busses and trams I returned to Aberdeen where we had a lovely dinner with an old friend of Ron's, Jim ...
... had to piggyback Becca across the river due to her lack of river shoes. The air was warm and the water was pleasantly cool, even if it was orange. Though one thing I'd totally forgotten was that there are nettles everywhere, isn't it weird that we don't have them in New Zealand? So a lot of the walk was spent avoiding being stung by dancing from side to side. Amy was still asleep when we came back!
The evening was spent watching ...
... queen's message (THAT SHE DIDN'T EVEN OPEN) inside it. I momentarily felt bad for him, then I remembered he was a prince and figured he'd have plenty of money and menservants to comfort him.
I would like to take a moment to have an aside about guest bedrooms.
Why do we all seem to think they need so many pillows?!? Grandma and Grandpa's had four, the one I'm in has eight! Nobody needs that many, surely? But I have been in the same position and put six pillows on a ...
... gorgeous combination of cloudless skies and a refreshing easterly breeze.
Friday 25th July
A fab day on this fab island, one of the nicest I have ever visited. First we walked the mile or so along the beach to Brodick castle. This was a proper castle in the time of Robert the Bruce (early 14th century) and underwent a series ...
... in was an issue as they are both large and chock a block. Using Rosemary and Rodger's Satnav we found are way out of Glasgow. A few tense moments having to do illegal u turns but once we got the correct direction it was easy Ardrossan is much larger than I thought and goes for miles along the sea, lovely sandy beach in part of it. Day was cloudy and almost threatening to rain. It did rain as we waited for the car ferry to take us to Isle of Arran. ...
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