Oak Tree Inn
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Today started early. We were on the road at 8.20am and headed down the A82 When we started out it was very wet indeed but that didn't stop us enjoying a great scenic drive and a few stops along the way until we arrived here at Balmaha.
The first stage was down a narrow main road that followed Loch Ness and what a road it was.....no Nessy to be …
What a bad nights sleep, the hostel in Glasgow was very noisy all night long and I had a night of very interrupted sleep only to be woken up at 6am for my early morning start. This morning I wanted to get going as I had a long day head of me and I also had to catch the train to Milngavie before I could even start to walk. I checked out of the …
After a torturous 8.5 hours bus ride from London to Glasgow (the seats were cramped and we couldn't get to sleep!!) we finally arrived at Buchanan street bus station. After donning some waterproofs, and having some strong coffee, my head still spinning from the bus ride, we set off on the train to Milngavie, the start of the west highland way. Our …
Greece was a great place and I was glad I decided to go there. After a good sleep it was time to get up and get breakfast, before I made my way to the airport and fly home.
After getting home I was about to encounter the first travel issues of the trip. During my time in Greece I had no issues but within one hour of being back in the UK, I was about to encounter my first travel issues.
... the desire to walk for days in a row would prove fleeting and really a good novel in a nice hotel would seem much more attractive
Fear 3 - that my visa card with all my savings wouldn't work (Scotland only does pin numbers and my stoopid salary packaging card only has signature).
Anyways none of these things came to pass - I woke up bouncing with energy and ready to get on the path. The nice lad in the bar served me a freshly cooked ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsOak Tree Inn Balmaha
I had an amazing freshly caught brown trout with mashed new potatoes and veg with a chilli oil. Top end pub prices but very good food. Also sells local Balmaha cider, highly recommended.
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