Tobermory and the Isle of Mull by Alastair Borthwick

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Published by John Menzies for Tobermory Town Council in Glasgow .

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Statementtext by Alastair Borthwick ; sketches by J. Porteous Wood ; legend sketches by John Mackay.
ContributionsTobermory (Scotland). Town Council.
The Physical Object
Pagination40p. :
Number of Pages40
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Open LibraryOL17302122M

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Tobermory Isle of Mull. K likes. Tobermory on the Isle of Mull in Scotland, is one of the most scenic villages on the West Coast. Its colourful waterfront is renowned and was. Tobermory. Mull’s chief town, TOBERMORY, at the northern tip of the island, is easily the most attractive fishing port on the west coast of Scotland, its clusters of brightly coloured houses and boats sheltering in a bay backed by a steep bluff.

I would recommend that if you are on the west coast of Scotland and have time the isle of mull is a must and the tobermory hotel is an ideal place to stay. Stayed in September Reviewed: October 1, /10().

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The majority of roads are single track and the terrain can vary between flattish grounds to more challenging.

Why not try the 87 mile Tour of Mull and take in the sights like Eas Fors Waterfall near the neighbouring island of Ulva, or why not go off-road at Tobermory.

Tobermory was built as a fishing port in the late 18th century and is now the main town on Mull. It is a picture-postcard of a place with the brightly painted buildings along the main street to the pier and the high woodland-fringed hills surrounding the bay.

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Find what to do today, this weekend, or in May. We have reviews of the best places to see in Tobermory. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions. Mull is also now very well known as the home of the CBeebies programme Balamory, based around the coloured houses of Tobermory.

The Isle of Mull has attractions for all the family, and offers a holiday where wildlife is around every corner, visitor attractions cater for all ages, and the whole family has a chance to live a lifestyle far removed.

I would recommend that if you are on the west coast of Scotland and have time the isle of mull is a must and the tobermory hotel is an ideal place to stay.

Stayed in September Reviewed: 1 October /10(). Located in Isle of Mull, Tobermory Youth Hostel is in a walkable area with good shopping.

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Welcome to the Tobermory Hotel on the Isle of Mull. we are a Boutique-style family-run hotel offering quality. service and a warm highland welcome. Non-residents are welcome for drinks in the bar and for lunch and dinner in the bar & restaurant.

To Book contact: Tel: Email: [email protected] Tobermory was built as a fishing port in the late 18th century and is now the main village on Mull. It is a picture-postcard of a place with the brightly painted buildings along the main street to the pier and the high woodland-fringed hills surrounding the bay.

I've seen complaints from Mull residents about the MV Coruisk being overly busy and passengers not being able to get a seat. Maybe they have actually started to restrict foot passenger numbers. For the OP and others looking to book this crossing, there are two vessels.

Situated in the upper part of the harbour village of Tobermory on the Isle of Mull. We are a local family run hotel offering affordable clean accommodation to suit all from families on the Balamory trail to hill walkers and wildlife enthusiasts.

Western Isles, Isle of Mull 3-star This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland. STRONGARBH, Isle of Mull, SCT, PA75 6PR, United KingdomLocation: STRONGARBH, Isle of Mull, SCT.

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I travelled to Tobermory on public transport, and stayed at the Tobermory Youth Hostel, where I explored the main sights and hidden gems in and around the town. Set in spacious grounds above Tobermory bay and linked to the harbour via private woodland path, Strongarbh offers luxurious bedrooms, tempting breakfasts and stylish public rooms in a beautiful period house filled with an eclectic collection of books and contemporary art.

READ MORE. Address: Strongarbh Road, Tobermory, Isle of Mull, PA75 6AG. Today,7/02/20,we, distillery guides from Oban, were guests at the Tobermory distillery a small but excellent distillery.

We were met by the manager who split us into 2 groups. Our guide was Seth from Zimbabwe a young man enthusiastic in the whisky trade & Keen to pass on his /5().

The Isle of Mull is the second-largest island in the Inner Hebrides and features famous attractions including Tobermory village, Ben More, and Iona Abbey. Category: Island Suitable for ages: 0 to 10 years, 11 to 18 years, 18+ years, 65+ years.

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Restaurant, bar/lounge. A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hostel.3/5. Tobermory Restaurants, Shops & Bars Looking North over Tobermory Main Street and pier. Tobermory is a popular, vibrant and colourful town.

It was once the setting for the BBC children's television programme Balamory. The island of Mull offers many natural attractions and activities including sailing, fishing, birdwatching, marine wildlife trips, hillwalking and much more.

Mull's main town is a very picturesque little fishing and yachting port with brightly painted houses arranged around a sheltered harbour. It's a great base, with good places to eat, inviting pubs and an array of quality accommodation both along the harbourfront and on the hill behind.

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Fors Lodge is a wooden building set in lovely countryside alongside Eas Lodge on a working croft just outside Tobermory. This is a secluded and peaceful location that offers easy access to all the amenities of Tobermory, with its arts centre, theatre, restaurants and boutique shops.

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Watch a touring company at the Mull Theatre or enjoy an event at An Tobar, an arts center hosted in a Victorian-era school building.

Tobermory is located in the northeast of the Isle of Mull and can be reached directly by ferry from Kilchoan. Drive here from Craignure, the main harbor for ferries leaving Oban, in about 35 minutes.4/5(1).

Looking for exceptional deals on Tobermory Distillery, Isle of Mull vacation packages. Save up to $^ when you bundle your flight & hotel. Book your escape today. Tobermory (Tobar Mhoire – Well of Mary), capital of Mull, is one of the prettiest ports in Scotland, thanks to the colourful houses and a sheltered bay where legend has it one of the Spanish Armada ships sank in carrying gold as a fishing port in on a design by Thomas Telford, the town curves around the harbour and rises into the hillside beyond.

Why Isle of Mull. The Isle of Mull is the neighboring island of Ioana on the west coast of Scotland. If you have kids, they'll most likely recognize the multicolored housing made famous in the CBeebies program Balamory, which are well-known in the town of Tobermory.

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Tackle and Books is a retail shop in the town of Tobermory on the Isle of Mull. Mull is the fifth largest island in the British Isles. Due to a spectacular situation Tackle and Books is one of the most photographed shops in Scotland.

Established for 35 years we supply such diverse products as books, computer food, artist materials, fishing. The Isle of Mull is a beautiful West Coast paradise, catering to all interests, Hill-walking, Eagle watching, Sailing, Whale watching and Golfing to name but a few.

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Narrator: Colin Morrison. This tour allows you to discover the wonders of three Scottish islands in one day taking you through the stunning scenery of the Isle of Mull followed by a visit to the Isle of Iona to see the famous Abbey, but the highlight of this tour is the awe-inspiring visit to the unique Isle of Staffa to see Fingal’s Cave and, from mid-April to early August, the opportunity to see its nesting Puffins.

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It offers superb panoramic views which includes Ardnamurchan, Loch Sunart and, on a clear day, the Isle of Skye. Due to the hilly nature of the course, it provides a tough challenge to all golfers.

Book your ferry well ahead of time from Caledonian MacBrayne Ferry journey times Oban – Criagnure: 45 mins. Lochaline – Fishnish: 15 mins Kilchoan – Tobermory: 35 mins. Travel on Mull Buses: Craignure to Tobermory (1 hour) – scheduled to meet most ferries.

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