Western Isles Hotel
Travel Blogs from Tobermory
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, ...
... the pan is made in Taiwan! Perhaps I need to get out more, as reading the labels is getting my attention! Having said that, I did enjoy my dived scallops that arrived in the bar a couple of weeks back. Gathered in the afternoon, in the pan that night. Delicious.
Well campers, that's about it for us at the moment. The nights are getting very short, sunset around 10pm and daylight at 4am. Midges are nasty little 'uckers that just love me, and I cant resist ...
... 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
... guy running it decided to cancel it, just because he can! We were taken off the ferry and talked through the other tours they had to offer, none of which did all of the islands we wanted. We chose one that left on the same ferry as we were on earlier but left later so wasn't classed as early bird prices anymore, Matt sorted that! We had another walk around the lovely Oban and boarded our later ferry at around 10am. The journey to Isle of Mull only took around ...
... listened to some pipers, toured the castle, watched some battle reenactments and was in a photograph that will be placed in Duart Castle with all of the MacLeans from around the world.
Everything was fantastic, except it was windy and misting all day long. Tonight in Tobermory it's beautiful, so you just take wins when you get them.
Tomorrow we are off to Kyleakin on the Isle of Skye after a Clan Lunch at Duart Castle.