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is with The Orcadian and 3 others. With nearly miles of coastline and 16 inhabited islands, anyone else think Orkney is the BEST place to celebrate Scotland's Year of Coasts & Waters in ? 😍 🌊 ⛵ 🐋 Orkney is a land of opportunity forged by 5, years of unique history. Orkney is a land of opportunity forged by Followers: 46K. Orkney welcomes visitors from around the world and offers accommodation that suits all tastes and budgets. Here's what you'll find on our islands - you'll be spoilt for choice! In the West Mainland, you'll discover a magical prehistoric landscape - The Heart of Neolithic Orkney UNESCO World Heritage Site. Hauntingly beautiful, this is an area of ritual, mystery and great archaeological significance. The West Mainland unveils a civilisation stretching back o years and the legacy of Orkney's ancestors can be experienced in three archaeological . There’s a magic to Orkney that you begin to feel as soon as the Scottish mainland slips astern. Only a few short miles of ocean separate the chain of islands from Scotland's north coast, but the Pentland Firth is one of Europe’s most dangerous waterways, a graveyard of ships that adds an extra mystique to these islands shimmering in the sea mists.
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