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Category Archives: islay walks

A description of the walks we take on Islay. We are not hard core walkers. Instead, we like to stroll and amble around with our dog looking at lovely scenery

Day 5 walk: Singing sands beach on the Oa

The weather was defying all forecasts, the sun was shining although the temperature had dropped. Our walk today took us onto the Oa, the landmass to the west of Port Ellen. An absolutely fantastic walk, but slightly trickier terrain than the others, we had to scramble over a few rocks, with me carrying our great fluffy wussbag of […]

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Day 2 Walk: Bridgend Woods

I always wake up early, so this blogging lark gives me something to do whilst waiting for michelle to wake up. However, we are doing so much I’m going to get left behind! Sunday started with glorious sunshine. We chose the walk closest to us, which is a 2 hour walk through some lovely woods […]

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Day 1 Walk: on the beach at Bridgend

We are staying at a lovely cottage 1 mile out of bridgend called cross house west http://www.crosshousewest.co.uk/ its done up really well and is a lovely place, I would recommend it to anyone. It has direct access to the beach, which seemed like a huge advantage for the dog. However, sheep roam freely all around the […]

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