“It’s said to be a ‘rock-cut tomb’. It’s nothing to do with dead folk, it’s a resonance chamber. “
“To get to the Broch of Burroughstone, park, considerately, by the road, and follow a well-defined path through farmland, to the Broch. “
Prince Rogers Nelson died just over a year ago, but it was only yesterday evening that I could face watching a recorded television programme about his life.
“We then visited the Mid Howe Broch. This is an impressive, and appealing structure. “
There’s a small island called Eynhallow, across from Aikerness Beach and the Broch of Gurness, in Evie.
“It’s in a stunning position, way up there, on the cliffs, almost in the sky. “
“If you have a good walk and look round here, it’s a great place. “
Happy Valley was one man’s vision of what he could, working with Nature, realise when a sheltered vale gave him the opportunity.
here’s a good walk, from Stenness village. Take binoculars!
The Neolithic Heart of Orkney – or – ‘The Procession’