Saddle Mountain Hostel Blog

Turn, turn, turn

The world turns inexorably on its axis. Here at Saddle Mountain Hostel the seasons have changed from late summer to autumn during the last few weeks. The tell-tale signs are there.  The days are becoming noticeably shorter, the leaves are changing colour and have begun...

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Chasing the Vuelta

It’s the last of cycling’s big three Grand Tours, the Vuelta a España and as usual we’ve been following the race on TV. Covering over 3,000km in 21 days that’s a lot of time spent on the sofa cheering on our favourites so to counteract...

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We live in a rainforest

It’s high summer here in Invergarry. In the Scottish Highlands that means one thing - rain. You see, we live on the edge of a rainforest. Not a tropical one (we’re nowhere near the Equator) but a temperate one. They aren’t as well known as their...

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