Category Archives: Inverness

A Tour of Scotland: The Highland Archive and Society to Fort Augustus

We were up early to get packed and ready for our trip to Fort Augustus which is at the south end of Loch Ness. The day was going to be sunny with some cloudiness but otherwise a good day.  I … Continue reading

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A Tour of Scotland: Loch Ness and Urquhart Castle

I was up pretty early and I tried to catch up the journaling of our trip.  Yes, I do a detailed itinerary so I know what each day will bring.  I can make decisions about what to do or not … Continue reading

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A Tour of Scotland: Culloden Battlefield and Inverness…

The Ardconnel room was a pleasant size with a double and single bed.  The bathroom was small but adequate. The shower was tight but it worked. We had filled out the breakfast card the night before and I chose 8:30 … Continue reading

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A Tour of Scotland: The National Wallace Monument and Clan Macpherson Museum

Morning came and Alan tried making the instant coffee that they provide and I tried eating the continental breakfast. The instant coffee was warm. If the owner had not had to leave for the funeral we might have had a … Continue reading

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