edinburgh seals
Beasties that swim

Seals

Seals Seals can often be seen in the Forth, just outside Edinburgh

skye
Outer Hebrides

Hebridean Scenery

Hebridean Scenery Spectacular Hebridean Scenery from the Loch Boisdale to Mallaig ferry

falkirk wheel
Central Belt

The Falkirk Wheel

The Falkirk Wheel The Falkirk Wheel is a Scottish Engineering marvel. Where the Forth and Clyde Canal meets the Union Canal, there is a giant boat lift to transfer boats from one canal to the […]

dolphin
Beasties that swim

Dolphins

Dolphins Travelling from the mainland to the Outer Hebrides, you will often see dolphins swimming alongside the ferry. Trying to get a photograph of them is really difficult as they tend to appear and disappear […]

bass rock
East Scotland

The Bass Rock

The Bass Rock The Bass Rock is an ancient volcanic plug, inhabited by a huge amount of Gannets, It is situated in the Firth of Forth, south of Edinburgh, close to North Berwick. It appears […]

highland cow
Four Legged Beasties

Highland Cow

Highland Cow The classic Highland cow – or as we say in Scotland, a hielan coo

kingfisher
Scottish Birds

Kingfisher

Kingfisher This Kingfisher was feeding on shrimps at the mouth of the Esk near musselburgh.

loch fada
Lochs

Loch Fada

Loch Fada Setting off for a stormy day’s fishing on Loch Fada, South Uist

loch roag
Outer Hebrides

Hebridean Weather

Hebridean Weather The Hebridean Weather can be – eh, changeable. Here it is downright Dreich.