Travel Blogs from Girvan
... was a lovely sunny day and we enjoyed a yummy lunch in the cafe before looking around the grounds and thru the castle. Saturday night we found a nice Italian restaurant and all thoroughly enjoyed our feast.
Sunday we met Marna and we all enjoyed a walk along the beach before she showed us the area where they grew up. We then went onto visit Leo and Dot, Richard's Uncle & Aunt. It was great to catch up as it had ...
... in crevices and luckily only lay one egg at a time.
The video feed from these cameras is beamed live into the Nature Reserve
Visitor Centre and there are friendly volunteers to explain the different types
of birds. After the chilly fresh air, I lunched in the ‘Callie Craig Coffee
House’, which is perched right on the cliff and has an environmentally friendly
On the way
back to the car park, I stopped at a small shop, ‘The Lime Orchid’, a gift shop
and nursery. The proprietor suggested that gardens could still be explored
despite the rain and highly recommended ‘Glenwhan Gardens’ at Dunragit. It
turned out to be a spectacular garden on 12 acres. Winding paths lead you
passed a collection of plants from around the world. The rhododendrons were magnificent.
... wipers being on opposite sides; how to
adjust the volume on the radio etc! I also did not have a decent map! Despite
all this, I made it to Portpatrick.
of the way on the A702, I was very pleased when I passed the sign indicating my
entry into Dumfries and Galloway. I stopped for lunch at the Clatteringshaws
Loch Visitor Centre. A short walk along the loch’s edge leads you to Bruce’s
... take a holiday! Helen met me off the train at Ardrossan then we boarded the ferry for the 12.30 sailing. Met another friend on board who had just come back from Alicante where she was looking after her grandson. She was exhausted. I felt for her. Helen and I walked from the ferry to her house, so we are both exhausted now too. Going to have cauliflower and cheese for ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Westcliffe Hotel Girvan
Other places to stay in Girvan
Woodland Farm, Girvan | Hotelfrom $149