LINKS

Portnahaven


THE FOLLOWING IS A LIST OF LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES ABOUT ISLAY.

  • To get to Islay, you'll need to travel by ferry or plane. For travel information, have a look at the Caledonian MacBrayne and British Airways websites.
  • There are eight whisky distilleries on Islay. Those with websites are found at Ardbeg, Bowmore, BruichladdichBunnahabhainKilchoman and Laphroaig.  Also worth visiting is the Isle of Jura distillery.
  • Ron Steenvoorden runs the astoundingly comprehensive website, Islay Info which is compulsary reading for any visitor to Islay.
  • An excellent source of information about Islay is the website for the local newspaper,  The Ileach which is regularly updated.
  • The  website www.islayjura.com  (run by the Islay Jura Marketing Board) contains a good selection of links to resources about Islay.
  • The The Machrie features a championship golf course, providing a challenge to players of all level
  • Brian Palmer runs The Washing Machine Post website, dedicated to cycling on Islay.
  • Islay is home to a wealth of musical talent and Port Mòr has a vested interest in Islay's renowned Pipe Band, as Warden James is a piper in the band, as is his brother Andrew,  who also happens to be Chairman of  'Iomairt Chille Chomain'.   You can catch the band at various events on the island over the summer months and find out more about them on the Islay Pipe Band website.

               

Fishing boats at Port Charlotte