When I was typing my first Orkney post a few days ago, the weather was unexpectedly Mediterranean-like: calm, warm and beautifully sunny. Since then, the weather has remained beautiful (if you like rugged and spectacular weather, which we do!), and in some cases sunny. But the word ‘calm’ definitely has to be dropped. We find … Continue reading Natural Magic on the Orkney Islands: Part Two
For the final leg of our recent holiday, we were based on the beautiful island of South Uist. As with our previous holiday properties, we were staying in a gorgeous cottage, with an incredible view. Well done to Hub who made all our bookings. As we found on the Isle of Skye, changes in the … Continue reading The Isle of South Uist: total nature immersion
"There's no destination. The journey is all that there is, and it can be very, very joyful." Srikumar Rao You may have seen from my last few posts that Hub and I were away during September on a magnificent tour of the Isle of Skye and the Outer Hebrides. Now that we are back, we … Continue reading A Journey of a Thousand Miles…..
Hub and I are currently on holiday. We are staying in a cottage on the glorious Hebridean Isle of Skye in a very rural location. This is exactly our kind of thing - total immersion in nature (with the luxury of a flushing loo!). You can see part of our view from the above photo, … Continue reading The View From Here…..