Hebridean Island Hopping: A Guide for the Independent Traveller
Martin Coventry


Paperback | New edition | Jan 2019 | Birlinn | 9781780271170 | 320pp | 216x138mm | Reprinting | RFB | AUD$24.99, NZD$29.99
Paperback | New Ed. | Sep 2010 | Birlinn | 9781841588865 | 272pp | 216x138mm | Out of print | RFB


The concept of island hopping conjures up visions of freedom and adventure, whether it be in the sunny Aegean or the exotic Caribbean. The Hebrides offer Scotland's unique take - large skies, crashing seas and magnificent scenery, as well as wildlife, history, archaeology, sports and countless other attractions. Each island has a unique and individual character, landscape and history which have attracted and intrigued travellers and visitors for hundreds of years. Hebridean Island Hopping covers everything needed to get the most from a visit to any of the islands off the west coast of Scotland, all packed into one handy volume.

 

Contributors: Ailsa Craig Arran Baleshare Barra Benbecula Berneray Bute Canna Coll Colonsay/Oronsay Cumbrae Easdale Eigg Eriskay Erraid Gigha Great Bernera Grimsay Harris Holy Island Iona Islay Isle Martin Jura Kerrera Lewis Lismore Luing Mingulay Muck Mull North Uist Raasay Rona Rum Sanda Scalpay Seil Shiant Isles Shuna Skye South Uist St Kilda Staffa Summer Isles Taransay Tiree Treshnish Isles Ulva Vatersay.