About Armin Grewe

Visiting Islay for over 20 years, blogging and posting Islay pictures in some form for almost as long.

Heron and Oystercatchers at Uiskentuie beach, Isle of Islay

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Picture of a Heron on a rock in shallow water off a beach, some Oystercatchers in the foreground. Distant cliffs in the background
Heron and Oystercatchers at Uiskentuie beach, Isle of Islay

A view from Uiskentuie beach on a hazy September day. A Heron on a seaweed covered rock in the shallow water, some Oystercatchers searching for food in the foreground. The Mull of Oa with the American Monument in the far distance with Laggan Point in front of it.

Standing rock in the sand at Saligo Bay, Isle of Islay

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Picture of a rock standing in the sand of a beach in a bay
Standing rock in the sand at Saligo Bay, Isle of Islay

Spotted on the beach in Saligo Bay on the west coast of Islay, a large rock standing in the sand. The wind had blown away some of the sand around it, leaving an interesting moat around it.