22nd – 26th September 2012

November 11, 2012 by in

Thank you for the welcome to your lovely Lodge which we enjoyed staying in.  Although us ‘Oldies’ are not as active and agile ‘walking wise’ as we used to be – we were enjoying our trips round and about and visiting some of the places other folks have mentioned and were looking forward to doing a bit more – but sad to say we received ‘not good news’  from home and we had to leave & return there.

Will certainly be recommending Glenfruin Lodge & Crosskeys Holiday Lets to everyone – and hope to come back ourselves sometime.

Many thanks

Doreen & Lawrie Yule, Torryburn, Nr Dunfermline, Fife

Things to do

Historical sites

Historic Scotland (Historic Environment Scotland) offer ‘Explorer Tickets’ that enable you to visit multiple sites over a number of days to save on entry fees if visiting more than one site and also give you fast track entry for Stirling Castle and Edinburgh Castle. For more information go to: www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/explorer. Some of their historic sites have […]

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Auchendrain Village

Auchendrain museum – just south of Inveraray

The preserved buildings from the 1700s give an authentic insight into how people lived and worked in the north and west of Scotland. You can wander freely around the houses and farm buildings furnished with everyday objects from time gone by.

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Day trip suggestions

Inveraray – Day tripA marvellous day out, Inveraray is on the western bank of Loch Fyne north of Arrochar beyond the ‘Rest and be Thankful’. Inveraray Castle  was used in the series Downton Abbey for a ChristmasSpecial. The Bell Tower dominates the town and houses the second heaviest ring of ten bells in the world and is open to the public spring /summer. […]

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