The Rough Guide to Scottish Highlands & Islands

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Rough Guides, 2004 - Travel - 576 pages
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This guide highlights the best places to sleep, eat and drink in the Highlands and Islands. It includes coverage of all major and minor outdoor activities, hiking trails and mountain bike routes.
 

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User Review  - wendyrey - LibraryThing

I live there so I'm biased but the book in itself is fine but particularly for the West Highlands the book does not emphasise enough the midgies and the rain. In Argyll it can rain, in forms varying ... Read full review

Contents

Getting there
11
Visas and red tape
17
Getting around
25
Food and drink
34
Opening hours public holidays
41
Travellers with specific needs
55
O Argyll 61144
63
Kintyre
119
North Uist Uibhist a Tuath
371
South Uist Uibhist a Deas
377
Travel details
384
Shetland 433475
433
Lerwick
439
Bressay and Noss
446
Central Mainland
453
Foula
460

Isle of Arran
125
Isle of Islay
134
Isle of Jura
141
? The Great Glen 211246
211
O The North and Northwest
249
O Skye and the Small Isles
317
SC0TLAN0
345
The Western Isles 345384
346
Harris Na Hearadh
365
Whalsay and Out Skerries
467
Unst
473
Books
514
Recipes
523
Language
529
small print and Index
538
Photo credits 541
563
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