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  • Hebrides

    Stoneybridge

    The town of Stoneybridge is located in South Uist, and is situated close to the noteworthy sight of Cnoca Breac. Stoneybridge was an unknown destination in Scotland for quite some time, until the release of the television comedy show "Absolutely". The show portrayed a small and isolated community with their own views on politics and everyday life. Even though it was not ...

  • Hebrides

    Iochdar

    Iochdar village is located on the Isle of South Uist, which is situated in the Western Isles of Scotland. It has many historical sights and interesting locations, in and around the village, but it is largely known as a good fishing destination in Scotland and home to one of Scotland’s largest jewelry manufacturers.

  • Hebrides

    Daliburgh

    Daliburgh has one of the largest communities in South Uist, and is a quaint and beautiful destination in Scotland. It has most of necessities located within the village, such as a post office, a few shops, a school and a magnificent hotel. But it is not its shops or daily facilities that make Daliburgh a popular destination in Scotland, rather its the numerous noteworthy ...

  • Nature Reserves

    Monach Islands

    The Monach Islands are located just to the west of North Uist. This group of islands is also known as Heisker, and it was said that they were once connected to North Uist. Legend states that a storm of great proportions swept the connecting sandbank back into the ocean, thereby leaving the small islands to the mercy of the great Atlantic Ocean. The once inhabited ...