The sun is shining. The sea is a myriad shades of blue. And Tiree’s famous Machair is in full bloom. Walk, cycle or drive, the island is looking particularly beautiful. From East to West and North to South it is stunning. The island is aive with a riot of colour. It was just last week. […]Read more "‘Just Growing Wild’"
Two days and two different beaches. (Not that there are only two beaches on Tiree.) On Tiree we are spoilt for choice when it comes to beaches. Some people have a favourite beach. Personally we find each beach to be different. Each beach has its own distinctive characteristics. And unlike some islands Tiree is surrounded […]Read more "Two Days – Two Beaches"
Today many parts of the United kingdom are experiencing stormy conditions. High winds and driving snow are affecting roads and railways. Trees have been brought down and schools closed. Sadly it has even resulted in the loss of life. (Storm Doris) How different on the Isle of Tiree. There is a stiff, cold breeze from […]Read more "Weather Outlook"
Thursday was the day Tiree turned blue. The sun shone and the land and seascape was transformed. Blue can be a cold colour but on that particular day it was was warm and bright. In the clear blue sky the neighbouring islands stand out clear. Any clouds are light and only add to the drama. It is a […]Read more "Tiree Blue"
Blue Distinctly Blue. Blue Skies! Blue Seas! The sun has shone on the Isle of Tiree For most of the day any clouds have skirted the island. With only a slight breeze it has been a joy to be out. Snow is capping neighbouring islands. Tiree remains snow free. From the pier at Scarinish the Island […]Read more "The View"
“Beautiful!” That is just the weather. “Unbelievable!” Hardly a breath of wind. “Stunning!” Blue sky and clear blue water. Windows are thrown open to let the heat out! No coat! No hats! No scarfs or gloves! Wow! The work on the damaged undersea fire optic cable is progressing. The sea is almost flat calm – a real […]Read more "“Beautiful”"