Wednesday, 14 February 2018
A World Away ... Yet
Tristan da Cunha, (above), in the South Atlantic almost mid-way between South Africa and South America, is a world away from St Kilda (below), in the North Atlantic some 41 miles off the Isle of Lewis, and yet they have a number of things in common. One of them was discovered by someone who knows both remote islands, Alasdair MacEachen, the Chairman of The Islands Book Trust. Here is his account of an unexpected encounter.
Scottish Islands Explorer - always seeking connections
Digital Edition: available in Edinburgh of the Seven Seas & Village Bay