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Eday Day

The open session last night at The Reel started slowly with only three musicians, but ended with the Wrigley Sisters performing some amazing tunes, especially the one with the fiddle. Astounding skills to be sure, and only a few feet … Continue reading

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Rousay and Birsay

Caught a wee ferry over to Rousay this morning and spent five hours there seeing various archaeological sites, walking, and driving round the entire island. Thanks to a bland overcast my hoped-for photo opportunities never came to be. Orkney’s amazing, … Continue reading

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Missed It By *That* Much

This morning I skipped the breakfast part of the B & B to catch a bus to downtown Inverness, in order to grab the long-distance coach up to the ferry terminal in Thurso, from which Orkney is visible across the … Continue reading

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