The Star Hotel

Kingussie, Badenoch and Strathspey, Scottish Highlands, Scotland, United Kingdom | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Kingussie

Inverness and the Scottish Highlands

A travel blog entry by jonathonsnell

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... The first real town stop was in Pitlochry, some really nice small houses and scenery, then we went to the Queens View, photos don't really do the scenery justice.

Inverness was a smaller city but it still had a small castle and good views, we spent the night there and then started our journey back.

On the way back we passed by ...

To the North!!

A travel blog entry by jsafnuk

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6

... we went to the site of the battle of Culloden, where Bonnie prince Charles led his 1500 men against more than 10,000 English (who had muskets). It was a massacre and from then on the tartan and Gallic was banned, causing some people to be mute for generations. We drove by lock ness and saw some amazing sights before checking into out hostel at fort Augustus. Then we went on a nature exploration, the forest looks exactly like ...

The Highlands

A travel blog entry by clairwyn

3

... Carla and I boarded the Royal Scot for a tour of Loch Ness. It was wet to begin with but the sun shone towards the end. The Loch is 190m deep with no plant life. Some huge carnivores live there. Peat stains the water so you can only see 3m deep. Old mate Dave was hilarious. He have us scotch drinking advice and shot a vide of Nessie for us. Drove home to Newtonmore for dinner at the ...

Craig Meagidh

A travel blog entry by lucy.rose.nunn

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... style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; font-family: 'Lucida Grande', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: normal;">The plan was to do the Craig Meagaidh range as the weather was meant to be slightly better to the north east, and I think t was. There were very few views but the first half of the walk was fairly dry!

Edinburgh to Inverness via Sterling Castle

A travel blog entry by renee_nick_2014

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... People still bring it gifts today as you can see. After the tour ended we set off towards Sterling Castle. This castle had not be well preserved over the years and had had a lot of restoration work done to it which made it seem a little fake compared to London Tower and Edinburgh Castle. It was still interesting walking around and the views from the walls definitely make it worth while ...

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