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Today is the elections and most people here on the Isle of Skye tell us they are voting an enthusiastic YES, especially the young people. The music store shopkeeper told us that many will stay up all night to hear the results and if the vote is Yes there will be parties across Scotland throughout the weekend with lots of music and drinking. If it …
Well it's the first day after the election and everyone we've talked to is very pragmatic about the vote result, and everything quickly returning to normal. Workers are already taking down YES and NO signs this morning. To get a break from driving we took a tour of the north part of the island in a small van with Katheen who was born on …
... peaks in Scotland. There are two Cuillin ranges, each with a distinct character. The Red Cuiillins are formed of red granite, and rounded and gentle in appearance. The best places to access the Red Cuillins are Broadford and Sligachan. The Black Cuillins, by contrast, are jagged, dark peaks, composed of Tertiary volcanic rock. The best places to access the Black Cuillins are Sligachan and Glen Brittle. The rest of the day we spent ...
... points along the way. We then decided there was time enough to drive on to Stein, where we had enjoyed a pub meal the evening before, it had been too dark to really see anything of Stein. The trip was worth every minute of the narrow road, as we came over the top to descend into Stein the sun was setting over the bay, producing the most glorious of sunset vistas, in colours of pink, orange, reds and gold. The perfect way to end a ...
... to view. Followed the narrow road to the very end and walked for 1 mile (so the sign said), seemed further to me, to view the Claigan Coral Sand beach. Very unusual to see this stunning white beach, where there is no sand to be washed up at all. The beach is actually coralline deposits, which are a type of seaweed known as Merle. Spent a few hours wondering around and taking more magnificent photos. Am looking forward to tomorrow and what the day will ...
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