Journey to the Orkney's

The ferry route we used sailed from Gills to St Margarets Hope. The sun shone for us this day and a smooth crossing! We spent one night in the Orkney’s, A post of our wild camping spot.

Ferry route orkneys

Ferry to the Orkneys

Vans reverse on the ferry.

Ferry the orkneys

The van on the ferry


The many islands of the Orkney’s

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Dead boats in Scapa Flow.


The islands are joined together with bridges

The Orkneys

Time was not on our side. We needed a good number of days to explore the islands. We will be coming back for more.

Date: August 2015

The Van Plan

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