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Quiraing landslip, Trotternish, Skye

This evening, I am posting information on the spectacular Trotternish (Trondairnis in Gaelic) area of the Isle of Skye off Scotland’s West Coast.Trotternish forms the northernmost peninsula or ‘wing’ of Skye. (The island is also known as the ‘winged island’ due to its geography.)

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Flora MacDonald Memorial, Kilmuir, Isle of Skye

This evening, I am posting images of tangible connections on the Isle of Skye, Scotland with Flora MacDonald (1722-1790). A summary of Flora’s adventurous life is provided below.

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Princes Street, Edinburgh looking east from atop Scott Monument.

This evening, I am focusing on Princes Street in Edinburgh, Scotland which is one of Europe’s most celebrated streets. This street runs for about one mile on an east-west axis and acts as a dividing line between Edinburgh’s 18th century New Town and the old medieval sector which includes the Royal Mile.

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