Paul Murton has spent half a lifetime exploring some of the most beautiful Islands in the world – The Hebrides. He has travelled length and breadth of Scotland’s rugged west coast and sailed to over eighty Islands.
From the lush shores of Gigha to the towering cliffs of St Kilda, he explores the Islands breathtaking scenery and introduces their colourful history, culture myths and legends. He also meets some of the people who live there and make the Hebrides tick, from crofters, fishermen, tweed waulkers and clan chiefs to peat cutters, gin distillers, black pudding makersand even parrot rescuer.
The result is a unique portrait of these endless fascinating islandswhich also serves as an informed guide to the key places of interest the no visitor should miss.