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Stoer Point Lighthouse, Scotland

Twelve miles north of Lochinver over a single track road, we arrived at Stoer Point Lighthouse, where an unexpected number of foreign cars and complete lack of any other people surprised us somewhat. The rather short lighthouse was built in this extremely remote spot in 1870 and was automated in 1978. Since then, astoundingly, it […]

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Stoer, Scotland

A little house by the beach in a very quiet corner of Scotland may look idyllic, but I bet it’s a different story altogether when the temperature drops, the wind picks up, and the winter storms arrive from the arctic and from the north Atlantic.

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Stoer, Scotland

Yes, Scotland. The white sand beaches, rocky coastline and remote hamlets were what I’d travelled so far to see and this was the first of a series of stopping-off points along the remote coastline north of Lochinver. Despite the wind and the long, single-track road, the beach was pretty busy with walkers and surfers, taking […]

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