St Kilda – Skara Brae meets Easter Island

The day job took me to St Kilda last week – ho hum. These islands famously defy adequate verbal description, so I won’t even try. Some pictures instead:

Cleits like these in the foreground adorn the island in their hundreds

Cleits like these in the foreground adorn the island in their hundreds

Cleit close-up

Cleit close-up

Monumental sea stacks round Boreray

The islands were evacuated last century. Lucky me to get there last week!GW - not exactly parliamentary material

About Gordon Wells

Language learner and teacher (English, Gaelic, Hindi and Urdu). Interested in bilingualism and creativity. At home in the Hebrides.

Posted on 07/09/2009, in Uncategorized and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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