When I saw Hugh’s Photo Challenge : Glorious, I immediately thought of the many wonderful beaches in Wester Ross in the North West of Scotland.
If you like beautiful deserted beaches there can be no better place on earth. If, however, you also want a guarantee of blue sky and sunshine, then head instead to the Mediterranean where you’ll also get rows of sunloungers, beach cafes and thousands of sun worshippers.
But if you’d like to share your dream beach with only perhaps a couple of sheep and maybe a highland cow, then head up the West Coast.
This beach at Mellon Udrigle is one of my favourites: