Scottish Islands

There are over 900 separate islands in Scotland, unbelievable I know!  Many of the larger islands are populated by hardy Scots looking to make a life for themselves away from the busy cities.  The islands are truly stunning with white sandy beaches and turquoise water.

All of the articles here related to the Scottish Islands in some way.
Are there palm trees in Scotland? The answer is yes!

Do palm trees really grow in Scotland? Lets look at this interesting tree which can be found in west Scotland.

Uig Tower on the Isle of Skye, linked to the Highland clearances

Stories about the Highland clearances rarely end positively, but the people of Skye united against a wealthy landowner in 1884.

Lealt Waterfall on the Isle of Skye, Scotland

One of Skye's lesser known waterfalls found on the Trotternish Peninsula, Lealt Falls is something special.

Visiting Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

John and Margaret Luckwell take us on a trip to Stornoway, the largest town on the Isle of Lewis in Scotland.

Is Scotland an island? The geography of Scotland.

An article looking at the island of Great Britain and the countries within it. We also look at the islands and Caledonian Canal.

Which is the best Scottish island to live on?

Lets take a look at some of the loveliest Scottish Islands, what would be the best one to live on?