Category - Shetland Islands

Includes information, articles and Blog posts from Love Scottish Islands on the Shetland Islands. This includes islands such as Bressay, Burra Isles, Fair Isle, Fetlar, Foula, Mainland Shetland, Mousa, Noss, Out Skerries, Papa Stour, Unst, Whalsay and Yell.

Lost sense of Community

One of the main attractions to visiting (and indeed living) on a Scottish island is the sense of...

Scottish Island Museums

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

Unst – Baltasound Hotel

I visited the Baltasound Hotel on my last trip to Unst and I always wanted to find out how...

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...

Shetland Diary

Shetland Diary – A visit to Shetland   After travelling to Shetland last year, I had...

Mainland Shetland

  “After travelling to mainland Shetland last year, I had become fascinated with these...

Fetlar – Garden of Plenty

As part of my week long holiday on Shetland, I had booked a tour of Fetlar, with See Shetland Tours...

Yell

  On Friday we toured around the island of Yell. The first port of call was the lovely village of...

Whalsay

  “From Wednesday to Friday, I was with Laurence Tulloch, who is a renowned storyteller from...

Unst

  “After a couple of days sightseeing, I found Sarah’s number and rang more in hope...