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Autumn is the Time to Visit Iona

When Ronnie Browne and Roy Williamson wrote the emotive words to ‘Flower of Scotland’ I wonder if they had ever watched the changing of the seasons on the Isles of Mull and Iona. It seems strange to write about Autumn today as we are in an unseasonal hot spell, but...

Iona Mull dolphins boat trips

Dolphins, Sharks, White-Tailed Eagles and a Sun fish too!

Last Sunday an old friend invited me out on his rather cool new boat for a spot of whale watching in the sound of Mull. Having spent years going back and forth on the ferry from Oban to Mull, seeing the occasional pod of Dolphins and latterly Basking Sharks, I...