21 minutes | Apr 13, 2021

The Cure - Isle of Arran

What to do when you wake up to a sunny day in Scotland and you're longing for an island getaway? This episode of Wild for Scotland heads on a day trip to the Isle of Arran.'The Cure' is a story about a day trip from Glasgow to the Isle of Arran. I take you with me to the island on a hike that was only made harder by the one too many drams I had the night before in the pub... We're hiking to the top of Goatfell, the highest mountain on Arran.After the story, I share some of my top tips to visit the Isle of Arran, whether you are coming for a day or longer, hiking Goatfell or want to see something else the island has to offer.They don't call it "Scotland in Miniature" for nothing!Are you ready? Great - let's travel to Scotland!Episode transcript and images from the story are available from WildforScotland.com.Support this show on Patreon.Helpful links and resourcesUse my hiking guide to plan your hike up Goatfell on Arran.Find out more about Rail & Sail tickets to the islands on the Clyde coast.Learn more about the Holy Isle and the Centre for World Peace and Health.Read my Isle of Arran blog post full of things to do, food recommendations and more.Learn more about Arran whisky.CreditsWritten, hosted and produced by Kathi Kamleitner. Additional support by Fran Turauskis.Cover Art illustrated by Lizzie Vaughan-Knight. Musik by Bruce Wallace.Additional sound effects from Zapsplat, Pond5 and SoundBoard. Support my show on Patreon See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
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