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Scapa Flow, Kirkwall

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  • I don’t feel like there is much to see here. Perhaps if you were a big history buff this would be worth it, but it was far from a highlight of the trip.  more »
  • As the largest naturall harbour in the northern hemisphere, second only in size to Australia's Sydney Harbour, the constantly changing scenery as you navigate around the perimeter of the anchorage is ...  more »
  • Worth driving between the East Mainland of Orkneys and the islands to the south, to drive over the Churchill Barriers and see the shipwrecks nearby.  more »
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