Gartbreck in the sunshine in June 2010, Isle of Islay

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Picture of an old farm in a sunny interval
Gartbreck in the sunshine in June 2010, Isle of Islay

Seen across Loch Indaal from Port Charlotte, the old farm at Gartbreck. A brief opening in the clouds allowed the sun to break through and shine just on Gartbreck. This picture is from June 2010, the view has changed a bit since then as some of the walls and outbuildings have been taken down.

Bruichladdich and Bowmore from the hills in the south of Islay

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Picture of two coastal villages on opposite sides of a sea loch, seen from a hill
Bruichladdich and Bowmore from the hills in the south of Islay

A view from the hills in the south of Islay from an Islay walking week walk in April a good number of years ago. Bruichladdich in the distance towards the left on the other side of Loch Indaal, also to the right of Bruichladdich is Conisby higher up on the Rhinns of Islay. On this side of the loch towards the right, below the hill crest is Bowmore (well, parts of it).

The old jetty at Lagg, Isle of Jura

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Picture of a small bay with a small old stone jetty, seen from a hillside above on a sunny April day
The old jetty at Lagg, Isle of Jura

A beautiful April day on Islay’s neighbour Jura. The view is from the only road on Jura, climbing up the hill above Lagg. Below is Lagg Bay with the old jetty on the other side. Kintyre visible in the distance.