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Valtos cottage – a luxury stay on the Isle of Lewis

Valtos cottage – a luxury stay on the Isle of Lewis

When looking for a week’s self catering let on the Outer Hebrides, I decided to head to a part of the island I haven’t spent much time at.  I chose Valtos cottage mostly because of its amazing looking bathroom! I swim a lot outdoors and warming up in a...
Beach Bothies on the Isle of Lewis

Beach Bothies on the Isle of Lewis

I’m always on the look out for amazing places to stay on the Scottish Islands. On this occasion I spotted these amazing bothies being built at one of my favourite locations on the coast of the Isle of Lewis. Nestled into the dunes at Kneep, you can almost touch...
Seaflower Skye & the Isle of Rona

Seaflower Skye & the Isle of Rona

After 2 days staying at Seafield House and sailing with Seaflower Skye, I emerged having felt as though I had been tucked away in a magical land of herons, seals, sea eagles, dolphins, deer, and a deep peacefulness from being surrounded by the sea and atmospheric...
SEAcroft Pods – luxury pods with incredible views!

SEAcroft Pods – luxury pods with incredible views!

I had one extra night on the Isle of Lewis recently and have wanted to go and stay with SEAcroft for a while, having heard abut their amazing place and wonderful food from a friend. Well, I am so glad I had that extra night away as it was the single best view I have...
The Machrie Hotel, Isle of Islay

The Machrie Hotel, Isle of Islay

A brand new luxury hotel on the Isle of Islay, the Machrie sits within walking distance from a long stretch of sandy beach backed by dunes. The main focus of the hotel is its fabulous golf course which is situated along the dunes of The Strand. Not being a...
Where to stay on the Isle of Harris – The Sound of Harris

Where to stay on the Isle of Harris – The Sound of Harris

I love the Sound of Harris so much. For two reasons; one is the sheer space in both houses. The big house in both its double height ceiling and huge kitchen area but even the small house feels spacious because of its contemporary design and clean lines. The other...
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Orkney Landscape photography

My last day on orkney this year was an interesting one by chance. The ferries were cancelled due to high winds so our departure didn't happen as planned. Looking at the weather forecast I was absolutely delighted as the photography possibilities were endless. We opted...

Isle of Harris photography retreat

Last November I ran an Isle of Harris photography retreat based at Scarista beach. I have been visiting the Isle of Harris for 12 years now and it has become almost like a second home. Last year I travelled back and forth almost every fortnight during the summer...

Orkney Landscape photography

My yearly trip to Orkney also provided valuable time to look at locations and viewpoints which I will take my group participants to on the Orkney Photography retreat in March 2020. It was so successful that it sold out and I have just scheduled another photography...