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The standing stones of Machrie Moor

[fimg id=8100871959] On the west side of Arran — the “Scotland in miniature” island of the Firth of Clyde — you might find a gateway, half hidden in high hedges, with a sign indicating the path to Machrie Moor. [fimg id=8100882490 size=Medium][fimg id=8100882652 size=Medium] The track winds through the sheep […]


A82

The A82 between Tyndrum and North Ballachulish in the West Highlands is a remarkable road. [fimg id=5087066582 size=Medium][fimg id=6765415487 size=Medium] Astonishing not just for the breathtaking moorland and mountain landscape that it floats across and weaves through as it climbs through Glen Coe and crosses the vast expanses of Rannoch […]


Courthill House

[fimg id=5917123938] Heading up the coast of the Northwest Highlands, on the road from Kyle of Lochalsh to Applecross and Torridon, a brief glimpse of the mountains of Skye down the length of Loch Kishorn is soon hidden behind the trees and a high wall of big stone blocks. [fimg […]