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Aird Uig Bay 7

OK, when I said in the previous post that it was the last one of Aird Uig……..I forgot I had this one of a rainbow over the bay:

© Mark Simms Photography (2017)


Woah Caledonia's been calling me and I'm going home...

Day 4 ✔

What. A. Day.

Staring off putting the finishing touches out before the punters arrived, last minute security barriers, taping up, throwing in sand, making sure everything is safe. 134 more words


Callanish Stone Circle - 4

In his 1726 work on the druids, John Toland specifically identified Diodorus Siculus’ Hyperborea with Lewis, and the “spherical temple” mentioned by Diodorus with the Callanish Stones. 240 more words


Aird Uig Bay 6

Final shot from Aird Uig taken from the cliffs above the bay, looking out towards the North Atlantic disappearing over the horizon…….next stop Canada:

© Mark Simms Photography (2017)


The sun splits the sky today, the sun makes me feel fine today

Day 2 ✔

So it seems the precautionary midge cream needs to be replaced with suncream 😂

I’d never have thought that ending up in the outer hebrides the sun would be so blissful! 89 more words


If You're Happy & You Know It . . .

There was a time in this island when, if more than three cars were parked at your house simultaneously, reports of your demise would soon follow. 877 more words

Aird Uig Bay 5

A shot of Aird Uig itself looking back up the valley from the cliffs above the bay:

© Mark Simms Photography (2017)