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Private Shore Excusrion to Stirling Castle and Loch Lomond from Greenock
"Meet and greet at the pier 08:00-08:30 From Greenock we initially travel along the banks of the River Clyde crossing over the Kingston Bridge in central Glasgow before we reach Stirling. Stirling is a small city and passing through the medieval heart we see many fine buildings including the Church of the Holy Rude Argyll’s Lodging and the Old Town Jail. You could easily spend the whole day in Stirling but the main attraction is the visit to the mighty Stirling Castle(admission fee extra) which is Scotland’s finest medieval castle. It has stunning views from the battlements over to the National Wallace Monument which can also be visited. Next we head to Doune Castle (admission fee extra) of “Monty Python"" and ""Outlander” fame before heading into the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park at Callander. There are some real Scottish and you can sample the whisky too!! After lunch we take the simply stunning Dukes Pass road through the Trossachs
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Private Day Tour to Stirling Castle and Loch Lomond from Glasgow
"The driver/guide will collect you from your accommodation and as we leave Glasgow there maybe a few sights to see on the way so keep your eyes open.We intend to arrive at Stirling Castle about 09:30am.Stirling is a small city and passing through the medieval heart we see many fine buildings including the Church of the Holy Rude Argyll’s Lodging and the Old Town Jail. You could easily spend the whole day in Stirling but the main attraction is the visit to the mighty Stirling Castle(admission fee not included) which is Scotland’s finest medieval castle. It has stunning views from the battlements over to the National Wallace Monument and the surrounding countryside. Next we head to Doune Castle (admission not included) of “Monty Python"" and ""Outlander” fame before heading into the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park at Callander. There are some real
From GBP600.00
 
Private Tour of the Lake District from Windermere
"This private tour starts at your hotel in Windermere and heads to the dramatic Langdales and onto the infamous Wrynose and Hardknott passes.After ascending over the passes you continue on to Wastwater the deepest lake in England voted 'Britain's favourite view'. Your next stop is for lunch at the Fox and Hounds at Ennerdale Bridge a community owned pub. After lunch you will continue on through Buttermere and ascend Honister Pass passing by the famous Honister Slate Mine through Borrowdale and onto Keswick.On the return to Windermere you visit the 4000 year old Castlerigg S then drive alongside Ullswater 'the most beautiful lake in England' before ending the tour back in Windermere.""""The tour of the Lake District begins at your hotel and heads to the dramatic Langdale Valley. After spending the morning on the infamous Hardknott and Wrynose passes
From GBP130.00

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Promenades

Douglas' magnificent sea-side promenade is pure Victoriana. A stroll along the prom was essential at the seadie, to take the healthy air, to see and be seen. A hugely popular early 20th century...
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Architecture

Douglas' building boom happened during the Victorian period (1837 - 1901), when it became massively popular as a seaside destination. The vast majority of buildings in the centre of the town date...
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Tower of Refuge

This isn't really a 'thing to do' because you can't actually get out to the Tower of Refuge in Douglas Bay.....and you really, really shouldn't try. If the tide is out it might look as if you can get...
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Gaiety Theatre

The Gaiety Theatre was opened in 1900 during the Isle of Man's heyday as a tourist destination. It was designed by Frank Matcham, a renowned theatre designer of the time, and is said to be one of the...
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Walking

(A 'bap', by the way, is a soft bread roll). If you fancy a Manx kipper bap for lunch you'll need to go to Devereau's the fishmongers...... Douglas, being the capital of the island, has plenty of...
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Manx Museum

I don't always bother with museums but when they offer a glimpse into the history of a location they are a definite 'must'...and the small Manx Museum in Douglas is a truly excellent example. Although...
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Steam Railway

The Isle of Man Steam Railway is a historical little railway with steam engines and cars still from the 19. century, a must see for every railway fan. There is also the Manx Electric Railway and the...
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Harbour

Recently I've found myself increasingly fascinated by sea-fishing. I don't mean actually doing it myself but finding out about how it works, what fishing boats do and how they do it. I know it's an...
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Norman Wisdom

Outside the Sefton hotel is a bench with a statue of Sir Norman Wisdom (1915-2010), the actor and comedian who made his home on the island. He starred in a number of comedy films in the 1950s and...
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Kirk Braddan

Douglas is primarily a Victorian town but on its outskirts is something much older. In Braddan is a group of crosses of Celtic and Scandinavian / Norse design dating back to the 9th to 11th centuries....
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Sea Terminal

Douglas' Sea Terminal certainly has a most striking design. To me it looks like a crown pierced by a sword, though whether that was the original intention I have no idea. It may not be very pretty but...
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Calf Sound

Head off to the most southerly point of the island at Calf Sound, looking out to Calf of Man - the little island off the southern tip. We went on a wet & windy Sunday afternoon in February - see...
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Point of Ayre

You will need a car for this trip. At the very top of the Isle of Man is a place called the Point of Ayre with two lighthouses, one of which tourists can enter and climb the winding sloped walkway to...
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Camera Obscura

The Grand union Camera Obscura, to give it its full name, is located on Douglas Head near the Lighthouse and will give you a 360 degree panoramic view of Douglas Bay and the surrounding area. One...
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Queens Promenade, Douglas, IM2 4NN, United Kingdom
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12 Loch Promenade, Douglas, IM1 2LX, United Kingdom
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24 Loch Promenade, Douglas, IM1 2lx, United Kingdom
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1 Empire Terrace, Douglas, IM2 4LE, United Kingdom
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