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Loch Ness

Today, I have had another enquiry in for a private tour to Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands which prompts me to write a short note on the very popular destination.

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This morning I collected guests as arranged at 9.15am from Royal Terrace Hotel and proceeded as follows:

  • Drove south for about 15 mins to Rosslyn Chapel at Roslin. Following the success of the Da Vinci Code book and film the Chapel has moved up to one of Scotland’s most popular visitor attractions. The Chapel dates from the 15th century and is noted for the intensity and quality of the stone carvings which took about 40 yrs to complete. It has remained under ownership of the Sinclair family since inception. The Sinclair’s are of Viking-Norman descent tracing ancestry back to St. Clair in Northern France. A fascinating site which is in the final stages of a long and expensive restoration programme. Unfortunately photographs of the interior are no longer allowed.

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This morning, we departed our Tobermory lodgings at 9.30am, drove down to Craignure
to connect with our ferry to Oban on the Scottish mainland.Ferry to Oban went on
schedule. Only downside was wet and overcast weather but after yesterday's stunning

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