This was our second stay on Carna, so we obviously like it. Having been previously, we knew just what to expect and made our preparations for the week much easier, knowing what facilities to expect in the cottage.
Our main reason for staying on Carna is the wildlife. Our first visit was late summer, our second was early summer. The difference was remarkable.
There are no true footpaths on the island, so tracks are made either by cattle or deer. The lower bracken growth made trips inland much easier and gave us better light for photographing the wild flowers, which become hidden later in th...more