Category Archives: Northern Isles

Orkney Travel Guide: 32+ Things to do in Orkney

With its unique landscapes, culture and history, Orkney is a dream destination in the Scottish [...]

The Orkney Folk Festival: 11 Tips for a trip to Orkney’s trad music festival

Pack your fiddle – we’re going to Orkney! The Orkney Folk Festival is one of [...]

Ferries in Scotland – A Practical Guide for Island Hopping

White sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, stunning mountain scenery and endless coastlines – that is [...]


The Best Scottish Islands to Visit on your Scotland Trip

White sandy beaches and crystal clear turquoise water. Colourful harbours in quirky seaside towns. Sheep [...]


Meet the Locals: Stories from Shetland

Shetland had been on my bucket list since I could say pony – yes, it’s [...]


A Travel Guide to Shetland in Winter

For many winter time is the prime holiday time to follow the sun and board [...]

15 Photos that make you want to go to Shetland

In late January I went to Shetland and lost my heart. To the rugged hills and [...]