Western House Hotel
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- Reduced mobility rooms
- High-speed internet in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- High-speed internet in room (free)
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Travel Blogs from Ayr
... Very interesting to watch.
The Kelpies are sculptures of two Clydesdale horses. They represent mytical creatures that could manifest themselves in various forms in olden times. If you upset them they would throw you in the river and make sure you drowned.
The Wheel is a boat lift used to transfer barges and pleasure craft from one canal to another, instead of using locks they use a boat lift. Very interesting to watch.
... door on the dog, severing its tail. The dog run away and has never been seen in the flesh.These days the dog is often seen at the closing time, sniffing around, looking for its lost tail or lost master
The Tower of London:
Probably the most ghost-populated location in the whole city, which isn’t that surprising, given ...
... the Antonine Wall. This was the Romans' second attempt at containing the wild northern barbarians, when they found that Hadrian's Wall wasn't doing the trick. By then I think they'd rather lost enthusiasm for the whole idea, because it was never as large as Hadrian's, and there was only ever a pretence at maintaining or garrisoning it for about twenty years before they simply gave up and went home. There were seventeen carved stones, rather like the dedication stones we put ...
... and then visited the detailed history of events on display in the museum administered by the Scottish National Trust. It would seem that Bonnie Prince Charlie, the Scottish pretender to the throne, decided to unseat King William who ruled over the union of England and Scotland, by invading England. He raised an army, with French support, and successfully invaded England reaching as far as Derby. Finances were a bit tight so they decided to pull back ...
... 8211; I have really missed having that on my toast every morning. Also purchased some books from Watersons. It has three floors with a coffee shop attached. I bought four books which should keep me going for a bit.
We caught the train back home in the late afternoon. It was starting to drizzle so it was nice to get back to the hotel. We had a lovely dinner in the restaurant again. ...