Clachan Cottage Hotel
Travel Blogs from Lochearnhead
... on the internet back in the US. After printing my stuff, I headed back and topped up my laundry card. I put £10 on but am already down to £4 something after running 2 loads of wash and 1 dry so needless to say, laundry is quite expensive here. Not cool. Anyways I did that and then made myself a nice salad for lunch topped with some grilled chicken, apples, clemintines and some dressing (thanks Liz). I also went to look for my package that was supposed to be ...
Glen Coe, Glen Nevis, Culloden Battlefield, Pitlochry and more....... We found some of the best hiking with breathtaking scenes while hiking in Glen Coe (Glencoe) and Ben Nevis. We made two 4 hour hikes over two days. In Glen Coe we hiked the "Lost Valley Trail". In places it was quite steep and required a good deal of climbing over rock outcroppings. At one point we had to ford a stream, hopping over rocks from ...
... Castle, which is perched atop one of the few pieces of high ground in the area, and which can be seen for miles away. We arrived less than an hour before closing, so we grabbed the audio guide and the (ever helpful) guides devised a "must-see" truncated tour. This was the castle where Mary Queen of Scots lived as a child, and which was just restored to appear exactly as it had when she was monarch of Scotland. I found it ...
... thought we should all be in it – you can see how that went! Caught up with them again at Drymen as they were heading out with groceries to find a campsite for the night.
No, this is not a fund in support of the trail and those who live along it. The guidebook says if one is in need of a latrine, one should remove oneself a significant way from the trail and any source of water. This is indeed a lovely idea, but I ...
... a bit through Crianlarich but then turned south. Stirling is the fulcrum for Scottish independence history. William Wallace and the battle of Stirling Bridge, and Robert the Bruce at Bannockburn all were in the region. It is a medieval city and the old city is within walls. When we drove in on the bus we were amazed at the castle sitting atop the highest hill and against a sheer cliff.
The old town is built out of golden sandstone. It is ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting