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Berneray and North Uist: Small Islands with Lovely Beaches

September 23, 2022

In this post, I describe how I caught the ferry from Leverburgh on Harris to the tiny island of Berneray, linked by a causeway to North Uist. These islands are famed for their beaches, even though they are less than ten degrees from the Arctic Circle.

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