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Visit to the Heart of Neolithic Orkney

Visit to the Heart of Neolithic Orkney

Posted Friday, November 16th, 2018 in Around Orkney.

Peedie tour of Neolithic Orkney Monday the 12th commended my employment. The day began with a workshop from Digital Tourism Scotland which was a peek behind the curtain of the tourism industry. I gained knowledge and an appreciation for the support given to smaller businesses.   On Tour The day then went on the road […]

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Armistice 100 on Orkney

Armistice 100 on Orkney

Posted Thursday, November 15th, 2018 in Orkney Events.

 The past Sunday is a significant day worldwide, marking a century since the end of WW1.   Armistice 100 on Orkney is especially significant.   Orkney has a wealth of military history due to it’s strategic importance in the wars. The islands endured many tragedies because of this. Today’s Armistice 100 on Orkney events commemorated those tragic sacrifices. Projected […]

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First days in Orkney

First days in Orkney

Posted Thursday, November 15th, 2018 in Orkney Events.

Since my Logan Air touchdown, Orkney has done its best to keep me busy. The flight itself (in the smallest plane I’ve flown in to date) was stunningly scenic as was the runway.  The airport was also charming with plenty of creative flair and (possibly) the world’s simplest baggage reclaim. I was picked up in […]

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Hello from Orkney!

Hello from Orkney!

Posted Thursday, November 15th, 2018 in News.

Greetings from the mysterious isles of Orkney! Let me introduce myself, my name is Fidra. My namesake is also an island, in the much more southerly waters of the Firth of Forth. Like my namesake, I am not an Orcadian. I grew up in the scenic hills of Perthshire and recently arrived on Orkney’s shores […]

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Review

Review

Posted Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 in News.

Very pleased with this review for our Ness of Brodgar Tour Do this!!! Orkney Heritage Tours is the place to contact so you can visit the Ness of Brodgar with an archaeological guide. Unfortunately this is not clearly explained on trip advisor. Although you can visit the site of the Ness of Brodgar on your […]

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