Lerwick, Shetland September 27th 2015 Excitement doesn't come to you in Shetland, you give this place time and wait and steadily you learn things about the sea, the land, the seasons and you find it exciting.
7:15am, at the harbour - the Bressay Ferry leaves Lerwick towards the shore opposite. Bressay, a long thin line of land, is tinged with a thin pink ribbon of sunrise pushing below the low lying grey sky. At the Lerwick side, ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » Scotland » Shetland » Wick Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more