Iona excursions


As we had a bit of time and a wonderful sunny day we too the long walk around the northern end of Iona which is the roughest and loneliest part of the island. The feeling was wonderful – no people, just sun, wind and nature.

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The stone is carved by the never ending winds and rain

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with all kind of small vegetation clinging to it

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Often dead, often quite alive

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the upper layer is always very small and thin – so not too many domestic animals

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the little mountaineer before her victory Smiley

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View from the north end

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and once more the mountain Ursi conquered

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Granite in every direction

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with views towards Iceland Zwinkerndes Smiley

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Vegetation, vegetation…

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rocks, rocks…

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guess what – coastline, coastline Zwinkerndes Smiley

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Very beautiful and no ( 0 ) people around

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waves crashing into the shoreline

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That was a bigger one

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relicts of a meal

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sentimental views

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Magnificent forms

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and final breaks before heading back

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On the way we discovered something the wind together with the rain had formed

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beautiful light and mood

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mussels growing in the cracks

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and on the rocks

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more sand blown around

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finally on the way back to Ursi’s accommodation we come along the graveyard which is very beautiful

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I love this headstone Smiley

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Kategorien:Iona, Scotland

2 Kommentare

  1. Do you have anything against people? 😉

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