Saturday, 17 August – Ring of Brogdar, Stenness Stones

“The Ring of Brodgar is the finest known truly circular late Neolithic or early Bronze Age stone ring and a later expression of the spirit which gave rise to Maeshowe, Stenness and Skara Brae.” Nomination of The Heart of Neolithic Orkney for inclusion in the World Heritage List http://www.orkneyjar.com/history/brodgar/ The bus also stopped at the Read More …

Friday, 16 August – Altnaharra to Tongue, Bettyhill, RSPB Broubster Leans, RSPB Forsinard Flows, Thurso

After our great breakfast, we left Altnaharrah and headed north to Tongue near the northern coast of Scotland. Then we drove from Tongue to Bettyhill and along the coast to RSPB Broubster Leans. While Broubster Leans might be a great place sometimes of the year or for people who simply want to walk through the Read More …