Posts for Puffins

Harp Rock in Tune with Nature

October 23, 2017

No cruise to the west of Mull is complete without a visit to the island of Lunga during the seabird breeding season. Lunga is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest because of its abundant plant life. Many rare and endangered plants are native to the island.  However, the main attraction is the many thousands of […]

The Shiant Isles

January 6, 2017

The Shiants are a small group of islands in the Hebrides, four miles or so off the coast of Lewis and twelve miles from the northern tip of Skye, which lies almost due south of them. Compton Mackenzie, owned them in the 1920s and 30s. He described them as ‘three specks of black pepper in […]

Preposterous Seas and Pies by Post – the 2016 season aboard Moonshadow

October 29, 2016

Bikinis on deck, early morning yoga sessions and cold beers marked the start of the season, as warm sunshine and good breezes made for some fantastic sailing.  With such beautiful weather, guests enjoyed some invigorating swimming and walking on the white sandy beaches of Sanna Bay and the gorgeous sands of Oronsay. Anyone who sails […]

The Treshnish Isles Puffins

June 6, 2014

We enjoyed a fantastic visit to the Treshnish Isles to see the comical puffins in their clifftop burrows.

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