Plane passing over the Paps of Jura and Sound of Islay

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Picture of a plane high in the sky passing over a sound between two islands and two mountainsA view across the Sound of Islay towards the Paps of Jura from near Rhuvaal in the far north. High in the sky a plane is passing, flying towards the west, likely destination America.

Rhuvaal, Sound of Islay and Paps of Jura panorama

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Panoramic picture of a view over a sound between two islands, mountains visible on the other islandA panoramic view from a beautiful sunny walking week walk in the far north of Islay. The walkers on the left are on their way to Rhuvaal lighthouse, just peeking over the low hills. Across the northern end of the Sound of Islay goes to Jura with the entrance to Loch Tarbert on the left and the Paps of Jura just right of centre.

The Paps of Jura from the Kilchoman Crags, Isle of Islay

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Picture of three mountains seen across a hilly landscapeA view of the Paps of Jura on a sunny June day on Islay, seen during a walk on the Kilchoman Crags. From left to right: Beinn an Oir (785m), Beinn Shiantaidh (757m) and Beinn a’ Chaolais (733m)