- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Note: Each night where I haven't finished typing before going to sleep, I leave myself notes to help with typing up the rest when I get back to it. This time, the notes were so few and so blunt that looking at them you'd be able to tell at this stage that I was just about over it, as I was so sick and so tired! I still having a good time and appreciating it, but it's pretty evident I wasn't exactly the ...
... We'll we didn't miss it & we got on the right one so all in all. Very successful! The trip up was very pretty. Lots of lochs. We walked down to the town & I had fish & chips -the pensioner special and I still couldn't eat it all. Off to Iona ...
... and most were traveling light and moving on. The b&b hosts were really hospitable...glad we got a room with them, since they are usually full.
We had a great Scottish breakfast in the morning, then hiked part way up a hill close by to see a waterfall, although it had been dry, so wasn't quite as large. Then we traveled the 6 miles back along beautiful Loch Leven to Glencoe Village, where we walked a level path about a mile around a ...
... snow line. It has the name of devil's staircase - not because its so tough to walk but because men working on the dam beyond frequently died travelling back across the pass after drinking at Kingshouse.
After the mad scramble out of Kingshouse there was a group of folk making the ascent together and a bit of a photo stop at the top with Buachaille Etive Mor in the background. A few minutes later the sky opened and I finally had my highlands moment - snow, wind, rain!
... Mor is a ski resort (in winter) but they run the cable car up to the resort at 650metres above sea level all year round. So I took a trip up to Aonach Mor, it was freezing up there. I could see the snow but it was another few hundred metres in elevation past where I was and there are no paths. Some people were bringing their dogs up in the cable car and then walking them back to the bottom. This is also the site of the mountain bike downhill World Cup. You can ...