Saturday, 11 June 2011

Scots Can Go to Extremes

Emigration has been a feature of Scottish islands since global travel was first undertaken. The most influential settler on Tristan da Cunha, the most remote indigenous human settlement on Earth, was William Glass, from Kelso. It is not surprising that the only township on that mid-South Atlantic volcanic island is named Edinburgh of the Seven Seas.  A new website takes a closer look at some of these extreme islands.

Scottish Islands Explorer  -  sometimes going to extremes

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