Alba Hills Guest House
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... pass...it turns out to be fine but really not needed I think. The castle lies in front of us, exterior walls complete, the interior except for one house has been gutted. A huge and interesting history, it was here that Anne Boelyn and Catherine Howard lived before their heads were chopped off. Betrayed and used as commodities for their uncles power they were pawns in a nasty game. Queen Mary left from here to be crowned and being only 2 hours from london it ...
... around Europe and the bike generally stays clean, 100 miles on a UK road and its full of dirt and mud!!!
After a stop at the Honda shop en route to buy some bike cleaner I headed off through the traffic congested streets of Edinburgh. What a nightmare this city has become. I must have passed through more sets of traffic lights just going through Edinburgh than I did on my whole trip of Europe!! These lights do nothing other than ...
... the salt. But lesson learned, I will never order it again! Our next day was another driving day. We drove from St Andrews to Stirling with a stop off at Perth for the morning, which would have been about 120km drive. First off, however, we stopped in at Elcho Castle, which was in the middle of someone's farm. It was a little bit odd driving down their driveway and around their sheds but the castle was lovely. We also found a baby hedgehog! As we were driving into Perth it ...
... finger picking with my right and had friction burns on those fingers. lol. Fringe!!! Our music stands, which were the definition of rinky dink also were falling apart during the show and we had to hold on to them to keep our music from falling. lol
After the show, the cast headed to rest for the 5:30pm street performance. Steve, Lindsay, Alex and I headed to the Press Conference rehearsal/tech. Yes, more tech. We ...
A.Dot loaned us her car for this next adventure. Headed out the M9 to Falkirk and after a few navigational fails we found our way to the Falkirk Wheel. I spent some time trying to explain to the Kiwi Bride how this works, but only once she travelled thru it did she understand. The clever Scots used a number of principles to be able to raise or lower barges 32 metres, to connect the Forth and Clyde and Union canals. Archimedes' principle - ... the upward buoyant force that is ...