Category - Orkney Islands

Includes information, articles and Blog posts from Love Scottish Islands on the Orkney islands. This includes islands such as Eday, Egilsay, Eynhallow, Flotta, Graemsay, Hoy, Mainland Orkney, North Ronaldsay, Papa Westray, Rousay, Sanday, Shapinsay, Stronsay, Westray and Wyre

Scottish Islands tour 2015

In a few weeks’ time, I will be making another pilgrimage to the Scottish islands. Although nothing...

Scottish Island Museums

There are many excellent Scottish Island Museums.  Whenever I visit the islands, I always head for...

Westray – Westraak

Graham Maben is the owner and tour guide for Westraak tours on the isle of Westray, in the Orkney...

Orkney Adventure

I had always harboured an ambition to visit Orkney and have my very own Orkne adventure.  After...

Local Guides

Local Guides on Scottish Islands   After my recent trip to Orkney, it has re-enforced my...

Off the Beaten Track

Off the Beaten Track   One of the big things that I have learned from travelling around the...

Westray

  “Westray is a fabulous island.  After departing the ferry, I caught the Bus and was driven...

Wyre

  How do I get to Wyre?   Loganair (part of the Flybe group) fly from Aberdeen, Barra, Belfast...

Stronsay

How do I get to Stronsay?   Loganair (part of the Flybe group) fly from Aberdeen, Barra, Belfast...

Shapinsay

  “Shapinsay is the island closest to Kirkwall and therefore it is often overlooked as...