Travel to and within the islands

Loganair – for information about flights to and from Stornoway.

Caledonian MacBrayne – ferry timetables for travelling to Lewis and Harris

Bus timetables – a link to the local council website which has a variety of bus timetables for throughout the island.


What to see, places to go, things to do…

Stornoway Running and Athletics Club – lots of training and races throughout the year

Hebridean Soap Company Ltd – maker of luxury handmade soap here in the Hebrides since 2002. Based not far away in Breasclete here on the westside of Lewis. Visit their shop and tour the workshop to see the soap being made.

Blue Pig Studio – Visit local artist Jane Harlington at her studio and gallery.

Hebridean Celtic Festival – annual music festival in Stornoway. In 2013 the festival is from the 17th to the 20th July, details of the 2013 line up have not yet been announced.

Carloway Angling Club – information about local fishing permits (PDF file)

Where to eat…

Doune Braes Hotel – Located just a few miles from Tobar na mathar, the Doune Braes serves meals seven days a week.