Coral Beach, Isle of Skye Prints
Beautiful photos of England, Scotland, and Wales
The Story Behind the Image - Coral Beach, Isle of Skye
If you follow the minor road north from historic Dunvegan Castle on the Isle of Skye the road will end at a parking area near Claigan.
From Claigan, follow a signposted trail for a mile along the shore of Loch Dunvegan and you will reach Coral Beach, one of the most secluded and beautiful beaches on Skye.
The beach is not composed of sand, though from a distance it looks like a tropical beach you might find in Jamaica or the Bahamas. Instead, the beach 'sand' is actually made of tiny pieces of ... no, not coral, but calcified and bleached seaweed.
So, the name Coral Beach is all wrong, but that doesn't detract from the stunning scenery!
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Our online shop offers canvas prints, framed prints, metal prints, acrylic prints, posters, iPhone cases, Galaxy cases, and greeting cards of UK scenes, specialising in historic sites and traditional locations around England, Scotland and Wales.
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