Viking ring fort and settlement, the Shetland Islands, Jarlshof, Scotland. It has been described as "one of the most remarkable archaeological sites ever excavated in the British Isles". It contains remains dating from 2500 B.C.-1600 A.D.
Hoy, Orkneys, Scotland. Hoy is the second largest island in the archipelago after the Mainland. It is connected by a causeway called The Ayre to South Walls.
Noop Head Lighthouse. Westray Orkney. One of the best places to see Puffins in…
Scotland in the UK is full of beautiful destinations that you simply can't miss! From the fairy pools on the Isle of Skye, to Orkney, the Highlands and Glencoe and even the cities such as Edinburgh - you NEED to visit these stunning landscapes in Scotland!
Woodwick House Gardens - Orkney - One of my favourite places!
skara brae, orkney, scotland | travel destinations in the united kingdom + ruins…
'Gaelic Viking' (Winter 2012 marlies|dekkers) takes its name from the fearless Viking warriors who set up camp on the Orkney Islands - set between Norway and Scotland. From the Scottish influence comes a bold tartan pattern in purples, blues and greens, printed diagnolly and accented by a traditional Scandinavian appliqué of delicate birch leaves in felt and faux leather.