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Travel Blogs from Fort William
... lane road took at least an hour. I don't know how many times we stopped for photos, and we could have taken many more had there been more stopping places. This is a dead end track, so we came back to the A82 for the final run through Glencoe, to the village of Glencoe. This area is steeped in history, and is the scene of one of the most treacherous events in Scottish history, which we will explore tomorrow. However the scenery is absolutely ...
We spent the night in Fort William at a bed and breakfast a little outside of town. It was a really nice place with a yummy breakfast. Todd had a fruit platter with yogurt and toast. I had cornflakes and bacon, which taste a bit like country ham, and toast. Something funny we have noticed is the fact they must not be exposed to many southern American girls. They have a hard time understanding me, and they always try to give Todd my breakfast. In the morning I usually order eggs, toast, ...
... And the moment someone said there was a new guy, he was
surrounded! Like people around a puppy or something! Yeah…I’m going through Colonsay withdrawal today so the blog
is not super duper. Also, my pink jumper has somehow managed to have lost the
zipper. Not sure how, but yeah.Lisa xo
... that this was an elaborate attempt at reforestation by the Scottish government; because evergreen trees mature quickly, they seemed as good a choice as any. We were mesmerized by the legend of the Loch Ness monster, and were surprised to discover that the lochs of the Scottish Highlands were some of the deepest on Earth, and a recent attempt to map the lochs had been launched because of this very legend. Lesson learned: the Scots take even their monsters very seriously.
... Stair had engineered
for the clan. The orders were explicit: the MacDonalds were
to be slaughtered - "cut off root and branch". Three
commanders were to be involved - two from the Campbell-dominated
Argyll regiment and one from Fort William. In the end, two
of those never arrived in time, claiming delay ...
Other places to stay in Fort William
The Parade, Fort William | 3 star hotelfrom $148
North Rd, Fort William | 2 star hotelfrom $164
- Will not stay again
- Good facilities and service
- Find another place to stay!
Achintore Road , Fort William | Hotelfrom $101
Loch Iall, Fort William | Hotelfrom $134
Fraser Square, Fort William | 3 star hotelfrom $159
Achintore Road, Fort William | 2 star hotelfrom $110
Bank Street, Fort William | Hotelfrom $20
Achintore Rd, Fort William | Hotelfrom $146
- Brilliant Hotel
- Five star services!!
- We'll be back
Achintore Road, Fort William | Hotelfrom $149
- Good Value - Clean, Inexpensive and Friendly
- Very satisfied
- Fantastic bed and breakfast
Belford Road, Fort William | 4 star hotelfrom $239
Banavie, Fort William | 4 star hotelfrom $183
Achintore Road, Fort William | Hotelfrom $135
Achintore Rd, Fort William | Hotelfrom $125
High Street, Fort William | Hotelfrom $60
Loch Lochy, Fort William | Hotelfrom $265