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Ness of Brodgar on film | Orkney.com

The Ness of Brodgar archaeological excavation in Orkney has been the focus of a documentary short by two US photographer and documentary makers. Source: Ness of Brodgar on film | Orkney.com Advertisements

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Iceland trip

We woke up on our penultimate day to torrential rain, hail and gale force winds. From what I understand this was nothing by Icelandic standards but it was the worst we had experienced. I like to think that Iceland was

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The Sea Queen of Connacht

Originally posted on Tales of the Wild Atlantic Way:
Portrait of a pirate woman at the beach, by Selenit  Tá Gráinne Mhaol ag teacht thar sáile, Óglaigh armtha léi mar gharda. Gráinne Mhaol is coming over the sea, Armed warriors…

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Legacy of Truth is Released!

  The day is finally here! LEGACY OF TRUTH is now released! Partially set in Ardara and Achill Island.   http://amzn.to/28ILvfA LEGACY OF TRUTH has arleady received a five-star review from Ed on Goodreads:  The story in this book tells

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Ancient Britain – Orkney’s Stone Age Temple – YouTube

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Excerpt from Legacy of Truth

An excerpt from Legacy of Truth, due out July 6th, 2016. Available on pre-order NOW for just $0.99!   Oh, and this is my 500th blog post, woohoo! November 1796 Eithne kept the brooch on her at all times. She

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Harris & Lewis – A Timelapse Film on Vimeo

I’ve stayed on the Isles of Harris and Lewis (Scotland) and this is an amazing place. Even this video doesn’t do it justice, though it comes close. Enjoy!

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Posted in Art, Photography, Travel

NAE PLANS – The Italian Chapel, Orkney – YouTube

Lovely video of the Italian Chapel in Orkney, Scotland

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Over the Sea to Skye…

Speed, bonnie boat, like a bird on the wing, Onward! the sailors cry; Carry the lad that’s born to be King Over the sea to Skye. These poignant words can evoke so many images for those that call Scotland home.

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Photos from Reykjavik, Iceland

My journey to Iceland in July and August, 2015, consisted of: 3 nights in Reykjavik 2 nights in Skogar 2 nights near Jokulsarlon 3 nights near Lake Myvatn 3 nights in Holmavik 2 nights in Alftanes In total, I took

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