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Butt of Lewis Lighthouse

Built in 1862 by David and Thomas Stevenson, this lighthouse is situated at the northernmost tip of the Isle of Lewis, one of the windiest spots in the United Kingdom. 24 more words


The Isle of Lewis

I saw a vision in the night
Of where the stars are truest:
And woke amidst the Standing Stones
Out on the Isle of Lewis… 46 more words

Original Poems

The '40' Pitstop

Before: nerves, questions, cautious excitement. Will people be relaxed? Will they enjoy it? Is there anything we’ve planned that’s going to flop?

After: delight, relief, instant memories. 1,149 more words

Take a Break

First things first – long term travel is completely different to a weekend break or a all inclusive resort stay. That is in my opinion of course. 312 more words


A sunny afternoon at Garry Beach

It was a lovely day today, although still cold in the breeze, so I headed out for a stroll at Garry beach in Tolsta this afternoon. 18 more words


Solo means Selfie

Despite the taboo surrounding solo travel, I have so far encountered no problems at all and had the best time. Solo travel pushes you outside of your comfort zone with meeting people, doing new activities and getting to spend more time with yourself. 312 more words


The Journey to 40...

There’s been a bit of a ritual here in Lewis and Harris over the last number of years. Every Easter, the 40th Reunion takes place for those who have just turned or are about to turn 40. 886 more words