Who wants to buy a Scottish island? - I investigate how to make my dream a reality

So Beer and yet so far - a trip to the Isle of Colonsay

From Cream Teas to stress free – Moving to the Isle of Sanday

Canna believe itBlog post about a trip to the isle of Canna

Back to the Future – Out Skerries an article about the future of Out Skerries in Shetland

Slate Voices by Mavis Gulliver – Book review covering the Slate islands of Seil, Easdale, Luing and Belnahua

Love Scottish Islands is the ultimate guide to the islands of Scotland. The site includes:


  • A comprehensive guide of each island in Scotland including – how to get there, how to get around, what’s worth visiting, where you can stay and any books or DVD’s about the island
  • Accommodation - detailing self catering properties, bed and breakfast, hotels and hostels available on the Scottish islands
  • Articles and Reviews - interviews with islanders, reviews of trips and tours, book reviews and articles on specific islands
  • 10 questions with - a series of 10 questions to islanders and business in the Scottish islands
  • Blog - the Blog is updated on a regular basis with information and top tips for visiting the Scottish islands
  • Photo’s – there is a slideshow of photo’s for each island and lots more photo’s throughout the site
  • Video – there are many video’s throughout the site
  • Map of the islands of Scotland - showing the location for most of the islands
  • Scottish islands News - today’s headlines from The Shetland Times, The Orcadian, West Highland Free Press, Stornoway Gazette and the Buteman
  • Social Media Wall - the best posts from Love Scottish Islands (and others) on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Google+ and Youtube



Latest from the Blog

Canna believe it – Isle of Canna
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  Having previously visited Eigg, Rum and Muck, I was really looking forward to visiting Canna, the furthest away and possibly least accessible of the Small Isles. It is only possible to visit... Read More

Mucking around – Isle of Muck
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One thing I learned before I had even set foot on the isle of Muck, was to book the ferry in advance. I had assumed that there would be enough space for me... Read More

A Rum Do – The Isle of Rum
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As part of my trip around the Small Isles, I visited the isle of Rum, which is the largest of the Small Isles group.  I had visited Rum about 10 years previously. On... Read More