The coach passes several famous landmarks on its way to Glasgow, including the Falls of Lora at Connel, the Pass of Brander, Loch Awe, the Rest and Be Thankful, Loch Lomond and Inverary. Inverary Castle is the home of the Duke of Argyll. The town harbour is home to one of the few remaining Puffers’ aptly named the ‘Vital Spark’.
At the unearthly hour of 3:30am we left Thame for Southend Airport where we were flying from for Pula in Croatia. Our flight took off at 7:15 and took us across the English Channel and the snow covered Alps.