Monthly Archives: August 2006

Loch Lomond Shores


The weather today was far better than both predicted and expected, but we took a chance and drove to Loch Lomond, we were interested to have a look around the new sea life centre that has just opened. on the … Continue reading

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Loudon Castle


Today we went to Loudon castle theme park, although it rained pretty hard for most of the day, we managed to get on most of the rides, the main ride being the rat.This ride was really exciting and scary, so … Continue reading

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Inverary


Today we went to Inverary, this is a small town about half way between Dunoon and Oban.The main attractions are a woollen mill, a castle and a historic jail. I have never managed to view the woollen mill, but a … Continue reading

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Isle of Bute


The weather forecast for today was pretty good again (not bad for Scotland), so we decided to go to the Isle of Bute.While there we had a look around Rothsay and bought a bucket and spade and fishing net before … Continue reading

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A Day in Oban


well we didn’t actually spend the day in Oban, but what we did do was visit a couple of attractions just outside of Oban. Oban Sea Life Sanctuary. We have been here a few times over the years, and generally … Continue reading

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Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park


This morning we awoke to such a great warm sunny day, we decided to spend the day at Blair Drummond safari Park.Although the safari is not the best in the world, its enough for kids to enjoy, we certainly enjoyed … Continue reading

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Relax & Settle In


After the journey up yesterday followed by all the unpacking, it is good to spend the first day relaxing and getting into the holiday routine.This morning, I cooked a traditional Scottish breakfast (this is my usual Holiday Job) while my … Continue reading

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