I’m going to end this little set of posts with some images from the sights. We took a little bus tour to visit a few of the many historic monuments on the island. I could bore you silly with lots of information, but I’m mostly just going to show you how stunningly beautiful it is and encourage you to go see it for yourself.
The Earl’s Palace – we ate lunch here – it was just like being on a school trip, with our brown bag lunches.
The Brough of Birsay – a magical stroll across the tidal causeway
and we ended the day at The Ring of Brodgar just as the sun was going down. Just thinking about it still gives me chills
Our very last stop as we headed home for dinner was at the studio of the Harray Potter where it is possible I bought many souvenirs!
I’m planning to return someday soon – one week was not enough to soak up so much history.
I’m sure I’ll go back to this place during the year as I work on things I started here, but I’m going to end these posts for now. I want to offer another sincere and enormous thank you to the Allegany-Cattaraugus-Chautauqua Fund for Women and The United Arts Appeal for supporting my trip and workshop experience.