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Oct 6, 2005 - Isle of Skye

Great weather again today! We spent the entire day on the Isle of Skye, and still only had time to explore one penninsula of it - Trotternish, the most northerly one. Our first stop was the river Sligachan. The story goes that the MacDonalds and MacLeods were always fighting and raiding each other, and in an attempt to bring about peace they decided to arrange a marriage between the two clans. So a young man and a young woman were chosen, tied together and thrown out on to the "marriage isle" for a week to see if they were compatible...

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