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Island View

By Irishkate  
I hope I'm right in saying that the island on the horizon is Scarpa where the film Rocket Man was made some years ago. It so happened the DVD was in our cottage in Harris so we saw this old film with lovely scenery of course. The f/g flowers are typical of the machair in the Hebrides.
Thanks to all for V&C for Iris & The Sheep and a big hug to Netta & Helenlinda who graced me with their kind User Awards.
Kate Grin
Correction - Scarp is the island name and The Rocket Post is the film.

Tags: Landscape and travel Scarpa from Huisinish Puter Hebrides Scotland

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ddolfelin Plus
9 103 3 Wales
29 Jul 2016 10:36AM
A lovely view wherever it is, Kate.
29 Jul 2016 10:42AM
Gorgeous Hebridean scenery, Kate, love this.

Dave Wink
29 Jul 2016 11:11AM
A loverly composition with magic sky and bay. Well done Kate.
WesternRed.
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
29 Jul 2016 11:20AM
Very lovely scenery, looks so idyllic Smile A wonderful capture, Kate, the flowers in the foreground helping to give depth to the image Smile
Just read your comments on my upload, shame you couldn't get accommodation in Whitby for the Goth weekend, but Scarborough isn't too far away, even by bus it's less than an hour away.
Trev Smile
29 Jul 2016 11:28AM
delightfully summery.
netta1234 9 382 2 Wales
29 Jul 2016 11:37AM
A beautiful scene again Kate with a lovely coloured fgSmile
NettaSmile
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2016 11:51AM
One of your very best.
MiguelB 5 1 3
29 Jul 2016 12:09PM
. . . looks idyllic! One of those "wish I were there" images Wink
29 Jul 2016 12:12PM
What a wonderful spot to stand, or sit, and contemplate the World and it's wonders Kate, a really lovely image.

John Smile
themak 7 1.0k Scotland
29 Jul 2016 12:22PM
I think the island is Scarp rather than Scarpa (they may have made your boots).
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 167 16 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2016 12:39PM
A excellent image KateGrinGrinGrinGrin

Cliff
derekp Plus
10 1 5 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2016 1:49PM
Idyllic was the word that came to me too.
29 Jul 2016 2:03PM
Beautiful scenery
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
29 Jul 2016 3:14PM
A beautiful landscape, Kate.
29 Jul 2016 3:28PM
Superb landscape Kate, with the lovely flowers in the foreground. Gorgeous place to sit and stare.


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Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2016 3:29PM
gorgeous view Netta,
beautifully captured
29 Jul 2016 4:11PM
So pretty Kate.

PamGrinGrinGrin
Leedslass1 Plus
5 3.6k 3 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2016 4:36PM
Lovely scene, like the added interest of the flowers in the foreground
29 Jul 2016 4:54PM
Beautiful landscape, looks an amazing place to stay, not a soul in sight.
Sylvia
Mollycat Plus
8 21 2 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2016 5:21PM
Gorgeous looking scene and beautifully captured Kate.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
EMJAYCEE Plus
12 10 10 England
29 Jul 2016 8:04PM
The foreground so important in this super landscape Kate - what a very lovely place.
Joan
nonur 12 18 13 Turkey
29 Jul 2016 8:05PM
A very beautiful vista, Kate. Love the yellow flowers.
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
29 Jul 2016 9:20PM
A view to die for!
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2016 9:50PM
A beautiful view point for this beautiful place....
Isabel GrinGrin
viscostatic 15 50 11 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2016 10:21PM
A beautiful view and an excellent image Kate.

Phil.
ColleenA Plus
9 489 7 Australia
29 Jul 2016 11:24PM

Quote:What a wonderful spot to stand, or sit, and contemplate the World and it's wonders Kate, a really lovely image.John Smile

Stunning shot Kate
Fenfotos 5 22 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2016 2:27PM
Wish I was there! Great shot.
30 Jul 2016 10:59PM
Beautiful scene Kate..Lin
dales Plus
5 13 Australia
31 Jul 2016 11:16AM
A wonderful colourful mix Kate , superb scene capture Smile
Ian
BIGRY1 Plus
9 3 8 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2016 10:40PM
A stunning landscape. Those flowers make the perfect fgWink
Ryan
Ridgeway 14 222 2 Ireland
23 Aug 2016 3:32PM
Beautiful landscape, I know a few dogs that would love the freedom of a place like this, dont we all.
Beautiful scene Kate.

Dogs are good thank you.

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