Slipway and lifeboat, Aith, Shetland

Slipway and lifeboat, Aith, Shetland

Loch of Houster, Aith, Shetland

Loch of Houster, Aith, Shetland

Aith Marina & Harbour, Shetland

Aith Marina & Harbour, Shetland

Baltasound Post Office, Baltasound, Shetland - the UK’s most northerly post office.

Baltasound Post Office, Baltasound, Shetland - the UK’s most northerly post office.

streetview-snapshots:

Holsens Road, Unst, Shetland.  The end of the (tarmaced) road in the top-right-corner extremity of the whole of the United Kingdom, islands included. The track to the left carries on a bit further, but this is as far as Google Street View’s cameras can travel.

streetview-snapshots:

Holsens Road, Unst, Shetland.  The end of the (tarmaced) road in the top-right-corner extremity of the whole of the United Kingdom, islands included. The track to the left carries on a bit further, but this is as far as Google Street View’s cameras can travel.

Flag of Shetland.  Features the same colours as the flag of Scotland but arranged in the form of a Nordic cross - echoing Shetland’s historical ties with the Nordic region - rather than a Saltire. 

Flag of Shetland.  Features the same colours as the flag of Scotland but arranged in the form of a Nordic cross - echoing Shetland’s historical ties with the Nordic region - rather than a Saltire. 

Muness Castle, Unst, Shetland

Muness Castle, Unst, Shetland

End of the road, Skaw, Shetland.  The northern end of the most northerly public road in the UK.

End of the road, Skaw, Shetland.  The northern end of the most northerly public road in the UK.

Out Stack, the most northerly part of the UK, located to the north of Shetland.

Out Stack, the most northerly part of the UK, located to the north of Shetland.

Point of Quida-stack, Shetland - red granite sea stacks

Point of Quida-stack, Shetland - red granite sea stacks

Sandsound Road, Tresta, Shetland

Sandsound Road, Tresta, Shetland

Grey Seal, near Shetland Catch Pier

Grey Seal, near Shetland Catch Pier