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May 22, 2004 - Skye to Oban

This morning we set off to drive around the top of Skye. We stopped to photograph Kilt Rock, and then we called into the Cemetary at Kilmuir where the monument to Flora Macdonald is. She was the one who dressed Bonnie Prince Charlie as her maid so he could make his getaway to Skye away from the English! She got no thanks for it though - he fled to Italy and never even wrote her a letter! Anyway she's a bit of a heroine in that part of the world. In Uig, down the West coast of Skye, we met Angus and John. A couple of Highland cattle, very...

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