Tag Archives: Skye

Scottish Independence Day

Apparently it’s Scottish Independence Day over in the UK – well north of the border anyway – and also Tartan Day – some see Tartan as  a tradition – others as a fashion statement and others as even a protest … Continue reading

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Isle of Skye Gallery Links

Click – for a beautiful view  at Fairy Glen – Isle of Skye Isle of Skye webcam on Facebook – and another view of Skye – promo of next Macbeth being filmed on Isle of Skye – Click And of … Continue reading

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A New Scotch Distillery for Skye

In a recent BBC news online, there was talk of a new Scotch Distillery for the Isle of Skye – at    Torabhaig on the south east coast looking over the sound of Sleat.

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Homecoming Scotland 2014 – Welcoming back the Scottish Diaspora

From Kerrie Anne Christian In Scotland, 2014 is a year of welcoming back the Scottish Diaspora from across the world – those whose families left to go to Europe, Africa, Asia, the Americas, the Antipodes – Australia and New Zealand over … Continue reading

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The Leaving of Armadale – Sleat – Isle of Skye 1837

Alexander McKenzie was born on the Isle of Skye in 1803, and married Anne McLean, in 1829 at Armadale,  on the Isle of Skye, in the Parish of Sleat). Alexander McKenzie, aged 32 years,  travelled to Australia as assisted immigrants … Continue reading

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