Tag Archives: Orkney Islands

The story of Betty Corrigall, Hoy, Orkeny Islands

The story of Betty Corrigall is sad and so fitting of Hoy. Hoy a small wind swept island in the Orkney Islands and is home to a very sad story of love and despair. In the late 1700s a girl, … Continue reading

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The Diary of a Slow Traveller – Stones and so much more, The Orkney Islands

Stones of Stenness   The Orkney Islands are a collection of Islands north of mainland Scotland.

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The Diary of a Slow Traveller – a long way from Adelaide Oval, Sanday, Orkney Islands

We timed our trip to Sanday, Orkney Islands perfectly to coincide with The Adelaide Crows Preliminary Final against Geelong. When we booked our travel to the UK it seemed likely that The Crows would be in the finals and that … Continue reading

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