Category Archive for: ‘passtimes’

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    Bog Myrtle – Quirky Cafe in Struan – Isle of Skye

    In recent years we have had some real quirky eateries opening up on the island.  The most recent one is Bog Myrtle in Struan owned by Renee Mason & Sean Strigeon, assisted my their lovely daughter Matilda, previously it was Mòr Books and the Windrush …

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    South Skye Camera Club Photography Exhibition

    I am a member of the South Skye Camera Club, we meet every second Wednesday.  The SSCC photographic society formed in 2013 and now has over 30 members of all ages and from all walks of life, interested in all aspects of photography – from film …

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    Sleat Perfectly Skye

    Many people travel over the sea to Skye on the Calmac ferry that runs from Mallaig to Armadale located at the southern end of the island.  A high proportion of the visitors head directly for Skye’s famous landmarks and miss out on the Sleat Peninsula …

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    Skye events

    Visitors often ask me what there is to do on Skye, we are really spoilt for choice, there are always so many things going on.  From October- April, Tuesdays, many local people play cards, Whist to be precise, we meet  Tuesdays in Broadford Hall and Sabhal …

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    Skye Weather

    Skye weather! this  is often one of the most important things of every holiday on our island. It is something that cannot be guaranteed, often the winter months can throw up some fabulous weather, this February has certainly been one of those months. For the past week …

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    Sailing with Skye Dolphins

    It has taken me a wee while to get around to writing this blog.  I think I was shell shocked after seeing so many Dolphins.   Last October my family, son Kristian and grandchildren Oscar & Mya were visiting during the school holidays.  We had …

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    Isle of Skye Fairtrade Fortnight 2016

    Isle of Skye Fairtrade – 24th March 2016 will be a day to celebrate,  Skye will have been a fairtrade island for a whole year.  Come along and support this great achievement by attending a FAMILY CEILIDH to celebrate the first anniversary of Skye as a Fairtrade Island. …

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    Step It Up Highland – Walking in Broadford

    Step It Up Highland. I often get asked by our many guests what do you do in your spare time. Spare time is a luxury in the Summer months for someone who does  bed and breakfast . Though in Winter months there is more time to …

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