West Loch Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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This is another port where we can just step off the ship and walk into the town. We had arranged to meet my Aunt and Uncle and our friend Linda at 11 am so we had a bit of a look around the town. Sitting on the banks of the Clyde River it has magnificent views over the river to the mountains and towns on the other side. We caught up with Anne, Frank and Linda at the railway station and it was so good to ...
It means a pillared enclosure. We got up early and set off from our Loch at Dunvegan, past the Waternish Peninsula and on to the Trotternish Peninsula. We drove to Uig and the crossed the mountain to the view point at the Quiraing. Here the Basalt rocks had collapsed and slipped ( many millions of years ago) over the softer sandstone. It has left a strange cliff faced range of cliffs and pillars and ravines running parallel to the coast and just ...
As the weather wasn't brilliant we decided to drive to Mallaig after taking the ferry from Lochanzra to Cloanaig. Waiting for the ferry, we found a little coffee shop - great coffee with salted caramel biscuits. The ferry journey was only half an hour thankfully as we both felt sick, it was so rough. Our drive took us alongside lochs and the coast with some spectacular views. We only stopped for lunch and arrived ...
... Clan, it is dedicated to Pope Clement I. It consists of a tower as well as a main sanctuary and smaller chapels with very ornate wall tombs inside! The graveyard of the MacLeods surrounds the church. As we finally began our trip back to Stornoway, a rainbow followed us all the way! It was the only splash of color in the otherwise barren landscape.
Our last stop on the Isles was the next morning when ...
... amp; potato soup & herb scones at a little place called Luss, right beside the lake. As it wasn't raining much we braved a walk along the tree-lined lake shore and sang the appropriate song. Very cold wind but a very pleasant spot for a bit of exercise. Ben Lomond loomed in the distance through the clouds.
Half way up the lake we turned west and rounded the top of Loch Long before climbing uphill into bare-topped rocky hills to a lookout point called Rest and ...