Outer Hebrides; the Western Isles of Scotland, from Lewis to Barra; the Bradt travel guide
Publication year: 2017
Media class: Paperback
Edition: Edition 1
Publisher: Bradt Travel Guides Ltd
Resource type: Physical
Bradt's new guide to the Outer Hebrides by experienced writer and journalist Mark Rowe is the only full-size guide to focus solely on the islands of Lewis, Harris, St Kilda, North Uist, Benbecula, South Uist, Eriskay, Barra and Vatersay. Masses of background information is included, from geography and geology to art and architecture, with significant coverage of wildlife, too, as well as all the practical details you could need: when to visit, suggested itineraries, public holidays and festivals, local culture, plus accommodation and where to eat and drink. Walkers, bird-watchers, wildlife photographers, beach lovers and genealogists are all catered for, and this is an ideal guide for those who travel simply with curious minds to discover far-flung places of great cultural, historical and wildlife interest.
Additional information: viii, 256 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates, 22 cm
Anyone visiting the Outer Hebrides MUST read this book. It's the best guide book I've ever read.