Weekly Photo Challenge: The Sign Says

Just a few short months after we met, my wife-to-be and I escaped for a week on the Isle of Skye. Skye is as beautiful as you might imagine, although if you are planning a trip around September, make sure you take plenty of spare clothes and waterproofs.

We took the ferry to Raasay, a small island between Skye and the mainland one Sunday. It seemed…quiet. Which was wonderful. We seemed to have the whole place to ourselves. What I hadn’t realised, was the religious traditionalism that is woven into everyday life on the west coast islands included shutting everything on a Sunday. We did eventually find a hotel to get some food at, but if we’d wanted a go on the swings…

No Playing on a Sunday

Mike

2 thoughts on “Weekly Photo Challenge: The Sign Says

    1. We were staying near the Talisker distillery, and were lucky enough to be there when they had a big céilidh with some fantastic traditional music and no shortage of whisky. Careful with your spelling – whisky with an ‘e’ is considered vastly inferior around those parts – they take it seriously 🙂

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