The East Coast of Caithness

Today is St. Andrew’s Day, so it makes sense to post something about Scotland and, in particular, the county I currently inhabit: Caithness. The North Coast 500 (NC500) long distance coastal route has brought an increased number of tourists to…

Friday Photo #16 Dawn on the River Wick

Now the season is shifting, and the insects no longer such an issue, I am back up the river for my dawn walks. I tried to take some photos on my phone for here, but they aren’t as sharp as…

Friday Photo #9 The Flow Country

A bit of a cheat this week, as I am including two photographs of the same landscape, but at different scales. This is the Flow Country, a huge area of blanket bog, covering much of Caithness and Sutherland; it is…

brushstrokesandshutterclicks I thought that was the bit near Yesnaby Castle for a moment there! 🙂 Great pic. Thank you! It is very much like Yesnaby and the coast along there, yes! It is an odd thing, how few people seem…