"Isle of Skye - a pearl in the Scottish Highlands" Isle of Skye by carlrea

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Skye - an assault on your senses

I went to Skye at the end of October 2005, on a roadtrip that lasted all of 3 days and we covered nearly 1200 miles in that short time. It was worth it because i dont think i have ever seen such amazing scenery on the British Isle's like that before. Skye is a very rugged landscape that is has a beauty all of its own. If you venture into Scotland i strongly would recommend the Isle of Skye

MacLeod's Table

This is a picture of MacLeods Table, apologies to anyone if i have spelt it wrong. An amazing view of this from just outside Uig port.

My partner in crime! The infamous 'Walt!'

my travel buddy, about the only other friend who shares the same passion for travelling as me!

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Fantastic Scenery, People, Way of life
  • Cons:Changable weather, Drunken Scots at weekend!
  • In a nutshell:A fair old drive but worth it!
  • Last visit to Isle of Skye: Oct 2005
  • Intro Updated Oct 25, 2005
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  • Apr 16, 2011 at 2:38 PM

    he died at the age of 25 last seen 28th jan found at the bottom of a gilly after a 200feet fall only because he was out walking his dog . do you remmber the person that told you this story hun thanks

  • KiKitC's Profile Photo
    Oct 13, 2009 at 3:16 AM

    Looks beautiful. Thanks for the great tips. Birthday greetings from across the pond in New Jersey.

  • scottishvisitor's Profile Photo
    Oct 9, 2006 at 1:25 PM

    Good tips = the mountain rescue teams on Skye do a great job!!

  • suzyq40's Profile Photo
    Nov 3, 2005 at 4:34 PM

    just repaying the favour carl...tips wise i mean

  • Nov 1, 2005 at 5:00 AM

    Looks lovely - nice photos! ~mette~

  • GillianMcLaughlin's Profile Photo
    Oct 31, 2005 at 9:27 AM

    Looks like you had a fine time Carl... those roads are not so bad... you just need to understand what everyone's up to - the sheep are far more dangerous than the other drivers :-)

  • jojocan's Profile Photo
    Oct 25, 2005 at 6:30 PM

    Everything is sooo pretty! And nice car, though it looks a little small still....


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