Duncansby Head, near John O’Groats

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You will more than likely be disappointed with John O’Groats but don’t despair as just a mile up the coast is a reward for those that seek it out. Distance from Mey House: 7 Miles Google maps link: http://goo.gl/maps/xvRAz Situated at the most north easterly point of the mainland is the wonderful Duncansby Head, a… Read more »

Balnakiel Bay – Durness

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The Highlands are blessed with some spectacular beaches, often sandy and usually deserted, but if you don’t know where they are, it’s all too easy to drive right past. Distance from Mey House: 86 Miles Google maps link: http://goo.gl/maps/BEmPu Unlike its spectacular neighbour (Sandwood), Balnakiel beach is just a few metres from the car park… Read more »

Dunnet Bay

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The vast swathes of empty golden sands and the biggest skyscape in Caithness will take your breath away no matter what time of year you visit. Distance from Mey House: 5 Miles Google maps link: http://goo.gl/maps/6j9kt I’ve lost count of the number of times we have been to this amazing beach and every time we… Read more »