Tagged: Highlands

Scottish Midgie Soup

  I eat Scottish Midgies I catch them in a net I eat them one by one by one To make the others sweat. Or sometimes, if I’m in the mood My mode of...

Monks Canal, Reaquhar taken in May 2009

Monks’ Canal, Dornoch

Dornoch is a sea-side town on the East coast of Sutherland. There is considerable evidence of human settlement in the area from pre-historic, Viking and Pictish times.  In the 13th century  Dornoch Cathedral , a parish church,...

The Highlands of Scotland in 1750

Here is a link to another great public domain book related to history of Scottish Highlands. This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it...

Sutherland and Caithness in Saga-Time

The Norse saga was written around 1230 (three centuries after some of the events they record) by an unknown Icelandic author and, as was generally the case with Icelandic language writing of this period,...

Halloween in Trentham Hotel, Dornoch

Trentham Hotel by Dornoch is famous about events and entertainment constantly going on there as well as about good food. There is a Halloween celebration planned there for Friday, 31st October, everyone is welcome!...

Dunrobin Castle

Dunrobin Castle

Dunrobin Castle is a stately home in Sutherland, in the Highland area of Scotland, and the family seat of the Earl of Sutherland and the Clan Sutherland. Wikipedia