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    Falls of Shin , Lairg
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    Scotland's prime spot for watching leaping Atlantic salmon, Falls of Shin attracts nature lovers with its unspoiled scenery and easily traver
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    Durness Beach , Durness
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    Relax on Durness Beach, a wide expanse of soft, powdery sand tucked between craggy promontories and dotted with rugged boulders. Brave a dip
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    Achmelvich Beach , Lochinver
    4.8
    Achmelvich Beach, a small bay of fine white sand and turqouise water, sits nestled among the characteristic moorland and rocks of the norther
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    Smoo Cave , Durness
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    Easily accessible, Smoo Cave has the largest entrance of any sea cave in the British Isles. Its vast interior is floodlit, and you can even e
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    Sandwood Bay Beach , Kinlochbervie
    4.9
    Sandwood Bay is a natural bay in Sutherland, on the far north-west coast of mainland Scotland. It is best known for its remote 1mi long beach
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