Silence surrounds mystical St Kilda 90 years after mass evacuation of residents; Neil Drysdale; Press and Journal

The silence is the first thing that strikes you about St Kilda: the stillness around the dilapidated old buildings which once housed a thriving island community in the Western Isles.

Source: Silence surrounds mystical St Kilda 90 years after mass evacuation of residents | Press and Journal

Trust urges visitors not to travel to St Kilda; John Ross; Press and Journal

Visitors are being discouraged from travelling to the St Kilda world heritage site with tourist facilities unlikely to re-open this year.

Source: Trust urges visitors not to travel to St Kilda | Press and Journal

The beautiful frame: How stunning Scottish scenery is inspiring the world’s photographers via YouTube; Alice Hinds; The Sunday Post

Scotland’s dramatic landscapes, from towering mountains to sweeping glens, are renowned for their breathtaking natural beauty – picture-postcard scenes that, in more normal times, attract millions of visitors every year.

Source: The beautiful frame: How stunning Scottish scenery is inspiring the world’s photographers via YouTube – The Sunday Post

A wildlife visit to the remote St Kilda; Polly Pullar; Scottish Field

Source: A wildlife visit to the remote St Kilda – Scottish Field

St Kilda: The remote archipelago steeped in history and full of heritage; Frances Rougvie; Press and Journal

A short film has shown what life on the island of St Kilda was like in 1908.

Source: St Kilda: The remote archipelago steeped in history and full of heritage | Press and Journal

A Trip to St. Kilda, Scotland’s Lost Utopia in the Sea; Fergus McIntosh; New Yorker

UK – St Kilda

For centuries, residents of the tiny archipelago scratched out a living for themselves amid its forbidding cliffs. Then, all at once, they left.

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Hirta Island Ghost Town; Atlas Obscura

UK – St Kilda

The last inhabitants of St Kilda were evacuated in 1930.

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St Kilda UNESCO World Heritage Site; MichelleDeanSharding; Go 4 Travel Blog

UK – St Kilda

St Kilda UNESCO World Heritage site is one of the most remote archipelago islands on the NW coast of Scotland, known for its dramatic cliffs and seabirds…

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Travel and retreats: Bombed by bonxies on abandoned isle; Helen Ochyra; Church Times

St Kilda, off the western coast of Scotland, is a natural treasure – and has UNESCO World Heritage dual status to prove it. Helen Ochyra makes the voyage…

Source: Travel and retreats: Bombed by bonxies on abandoned isle

Rare images of ‘modern primitives’; BBC

Photographs taken by an academic while on a day trip to St Kilda more than 90 years ago are uncovered in a university’s archives.

Source: Rare images of ‘modern primitives’