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Refelction of fotographer in sunglassen of Charlotte gannet

The pictures I didn’t take.

By Charlotte | 10th January 2020

Do you have it too? On once-in-a-lifetime-moments you either don’t have a camera or you forget to take a picture? Here is my top 5 of these moments…

Whalebone with a view over Harris

How a sad whale story can make solid new years resolutions.

By Alexander | 1st January 2020

We love to watch whales and dolphins swimming anlongside of our kayaks. Unfortunatly we also come across dead whales, killed by our poluting lifestyle.

view from Stroma over the Swilkie

Crossing from Stroma to Swona

By Charlotte | 20th December 2019

The sea and currents around the Orkney islands can be very traitorous even if you are a well trained seakayaker. In this post our adventures on the crossing between Stroma and Swona.

listening to the VHF radio for the weatherforcast

All stations, all stations, all stations!

By Charlotte | 6th December 2019

While listening to the weather forecast on the hand-held VHF radio, I imagine what the reader looks like. By just listening to their voices I imagine what they must look like in real life. I want to share my imaginations with you.

The cookingpot with food in it on Copinsay island Orkney islands

My grandma’s cooking pot

By Charlotte | 22nd November 2019

I inherited my grandma’s cookingpots and this is what happenend to them.

Sea eagle encounter

By Charlotte | 1st November 2019

An absolute ‘WOW’ moment with a white-tailed eagle!!!

Drive-thru nature

By Charlotte | 13th October 2019

What kind of traveller are you? One that stays in your comfortzone or one that ventures out?

Dwarfie stane

By Charlotte | 29th September 2019

Did you every wonder why Neolithic men dicided it was a good idea to hollow out a rock? You better read this story…

kayak with crates with stuff ready to be packed

My Harry Potter boat.

By Charlotte | 19th July 2019

Every year we pack all of our camping stuff in plastic crates to go on our Scottish kayaking holidays. Every crate packed for a specific…

A flock of terns

Terror Tern!

By Charlotte | 7th July 2019

Think of Hitchcocks movie ‘Birds’, then read this story about the terror tern. The movie was right.