Videos tagged with "brodick"
MV Caledonian Isles, Ardrossan to Isle of Arran. [03:13]
Our trip over to Brodick, Isle of Arran. MV Caledonian Isles is one of the largest ships owned by Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd., It is operated by CalMac, which runs ferries to the Hebridean and Clyde Islands of Scotland. MV Caledonian Isles has the largest passenger capacity in the fleet and can carry up to 1000 passengers, 110 cars, with a crossing time of 55 minutes. She is used extensively by daytrippers to the Isle of Arran during the summer.
Tags: MV, Caledonian, Isles, ardrossan, brodick, isle, of, arran, dog, collie, ferry, ayrshire, boat, flag, scotland, deck, sailing, Tourism
Arran Coastal Way (1) [PRIVATE -Copyright track claim is incorrect] [10:04]
A £25.00 open return from Glasgow enables the return train and Calmac ferry service to Brodick (and up to a month on the island) from where the Arran Coastal Way beckons. Once disembarked, the Way heads along the promenade with immediate views of Goatfell across Brodick Bay. "Gaoda Bheinn" is the highest point on the Isle at 874m (thats 2867ft in old money!) and is one of four Corbetts on the island as well as being the 16th Highest Marilyn in the British Isles. The mountain along with nearby Brodick Castle is now owned by the National Trust for Scotland and the name Brodick comes from the Norse words meaning 'broad bay'. Tourists head to Arran Aromatics and the Island Cheese Company. Arran itself is a small island just 20 miles long and 56 miles round and is located off the south-west coast of Scotland and is approximately a dozen plus miles across the Firth of Clyde thereby making it easily accessible and has been described as "the top of a submerged mountain range". In the Gaelic it means 'peaked island' and the mild climate of the Gulf Stream enables Palm trees to grow there, although they are not true Palms but Palm Lilies, a variety native to New Zealand. The island is cut in half by the Highland Boundary Fault, a geological division that makes the north rugged and hilly and host to some superb mountains, whereas the south is more gentle and lower lying. Often called 'Scotland in miniature', its range and wealth of scenery and coastline was once referred to in days ...
Tags: roddymck, SCOTLAND, ARRAN, CORRIE, SANNOX, LOCHRANZA, BRODICK, hillwalking, onetruemedia, Copyright (Literature Subject)
MV Isle of Arran visits Ardrossan February 2012 [00:53]
The MV Isle of Arran visits Ardrossan to relieve the MV Caledonian Isles which had an incident at Ardrossan that caused cancellation. She arrived at around 20:15 and left at around 21:15. I only caught her leaving but you can tell by the dark area in the middle that it is the Isle of Arran's funnels
Tags: Ardrossan, calmac, MV, Isle, of, Arran, Caledonian, Isles, Brodick, relieve, Scotland
Brodick Highland Games - Isle of Arran (Soundslide) [01:04]
Students from Webster University traveled to Scotland for a travel journalism course. Here's a soundslide of the annual Brodick Highland Games held on the Isle of Arran.
Tags: slideshow, Brodick, music, Scotland, tourism, Scottish, Travel, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Highland, Adventure, Band, Culture, Events
MV Glen Sannox ~ Arran Boat Song [03:13]
Archive footage from 1966 and rare 1983 film of Arran's first car ferry, Glen Sannox in Brodick Bay. The Arran Boat Song is played by John Cunningham
Tags: Firth, of, Clyde, calmac, Caledonian, Macbrayne, Brodick, Ardrossan, Isle, Arran, Scotland, Doon, the, Watter, Glasgow, John, Cunningham, scottish