Perfect seafood and a Sperm Whale



There has been a sperm whale (of all things) in the harbour at Oban for the past couple of weeks. I first heard about it on 1st April, and had to do a double take before I established that it was for real and not an April fool.  We popped down to see whether we could view it on Monday but the closest we got was finding a man who had viewed it a couple of minutes before we arrived.  We stood on the harbourside, wrapped up against the wind and taking it in turns at the binoculars, until the children could take it no more then retired to seek refreshment. Continue reading


Loch Leven Seafood Cafe

loch leven seafood cafe2I’ve been to this amazing place a couple of times since it opened. Right on the banks of Loch Leven, it serves really fresh and delicious sea food and if there aren’t too many midgies, you can sit out in the deck with spectacular views of the loch and the mountains. Continue reading