The Red House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Coupar Angus
... for distance; and tossing the caber - and that would qualify for a "games" experience!! We walked into town, ate a bit of lunch, saw a Disney movie (the only adults without the requisite kids) and walked on to the train station, for our return trip to Edinburgh. It never stopped raining. However, this was our first totally rainy day, so far, so we're not complaining!!
To our brother-in-law, Mark - a very Happy Birthday this ...
... up close today. Ron took about 30 photos of them. (see photo)
Finally, there was another wedding! That is 3 we have been sideline witnesses to since arriving in England! One at Magdelyn College in Oxford; one at the Tattoo in Edinburgh; and, now, today at Glamis Castle. Today's was accompanied by a lovely pair of white horses and a fancy black carriage.
And, yes, we have one castle and one palace ...
... regiment (the Atholl Highlanders) in Europe. This regiment was first established in 1778 to fight in the American War of Independence. Although those plans were foiled and they were then disbanded, the regiment was re-instated in 1839, when Queen Victoria granted them her colors and the royal right to bear arms.
The estate also has impressive grounds. They have what is known as "Diana's Grove" - a magnificent stand of trees in 2 acres. Many of the trees ...
Nie cierpie Szkocji! Pogoda, ktora zachowuje sie jak rozkapryszone dziecko, zmienna i nieprzewidywalna. I tyle. Nic wiecej nie wkurza mnie w tym kraju jak tylko aura, ale wierzcie mi - to wystarczy.
Powyzszy akapit pisalem pod wplywem impulsu - wyszedlem na chwile do sklepu, bylo pochmurnie ale cieplo i spokojnie, pranie sie suszy na jutrzejszy wyjazd, juz prawie suchutkie. Nie minela godzina od wyjscia, a zerwal sie wiatr, deszcz, nawet piorun ...
Bedac wytrwalym wzrastaj w sile"
Stoje sobie juz piata godzine przy tasmie przez ktora, z prawej na lewo, przesuwaja sie ziemniaki. Niektore sa zeszloroczne. Te odrzucamy. Inne - zgnite, przeciete, o dziwacznych ksztaltach - to samo. Czasem trafi sie partia z mnostwem ziemi - wtedy machamy rekami jak oszalali coby zadna, nawet najmniejsza grudka nie trafila do worka jakie Tesco oferuje ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed