Masthead header

Category Archives: Skye – The Advice Page

Blogs about ineracting with the Isle of Skye

You might fly into Glasgow Airport, pick up a hire car and set of to explore Scotland. When you reach Broadford you may pass the Co-Op and then turn left at the Broadford Hotel. That’s where it can all goes wrong. This is where you are about to encounter your first Single Track Road of the journey. […]

View full post »

On an island you know everybody so a visit to the shops is a social occasion. On an island you don’t need satnav –  just keep going and you’ll either end up somewhere interesting or back at the point where you started wondering where you were. On an island single track roads aren’t a big […]

View full post »

Parking Breakish Style. This happens quite often as the ditches fill with plants in the summer and people don’t realise that they are more than a metre deep. Actually, a lot less humorously, years ago a fire engine went into the ditch at the same spot and a house burned down It’s tourist season. We can […]

View full post »

Breakish as realised by Ian MacRae, Mrs L365’s father, in 1977. This was created in aid of the campaign for an improved road through Breakish. The council wanted the big one within the dotted lines and the village didn’t. The village won. Let that be a lesson to any one taking Breakish on. We live […]

View full post »

  This is a light hearted guide to our island, definitely not definitive, though we have tried our best to be factually correct. It is a bit of fun that attempts to raise awareness of and answer some questions about the beautiful Isle of Skye. However we would love your input and comments so feel […]

View full post »