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For all our Annie's Place guests, whether coming this year for their self catering Orkney holiday, or during season 2022 and beyond, this link to NorthLink Ferries news letter page provides photos and helpful information about places that are off the beaten track in Orkney; one or two are within easy reach of Annie's Place and are regularly recommended by us! As the majority of these hidden gems are out of doors,

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A seaside holiday in Palace, Birsay was a very popular venue for Orcadians before continental holidays became the norm. With current Covid 19 restrictions those living within a short travelling distance of Birsay may fancy the delights of a local holiday. Annie's Place is available for couples or famillies of the same household to come for short breaks or longer during April, 2021. Just remember to follow the Covid 19 guidelines for

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Today's weather was perfect for visiting Orkney's World Heritage site of Ring of Brodgar and then walking further on along the roadside path between the freshwater Loch of Harray and the seawater Loch of Stennes. This gentle stroll will bring you to the Standing Stones of Stenness and the nearby Barnhouse Settlement. Once you have marvelled at the remains of the great stone circles and envisaged life in the rooms

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