THE SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS GREEN TOURISM LINKS
OF SHENVAL BED AND BREAKFAST
In the Highlands of Scotland, the green tourism commitment of your holiday accommodation hosts at Shenval organic B&B, near Loch Ness, finds echoes in the activities of like-minded businesses, government agencies, organizations and charities. In their own individual ways they all aim to promote, preserve and protect our precious local environment. Others form an integral part of Highland culture. Their -and other useful- links are listed below.
ORGANIC FOOD IN THE HIGHLANDS
Eat organic food? See what the Organic Trade Board is up to in the UK on THEIR WEBSITE With a wealth of further links on Who's who in the organic world.
Highland Wholefoods, as one of our suppliers, is a workers cooperative, founded in 1989, serving the Highlands, Islands and north-east of Scotland. It aims to operate an ethical, socially responsible and environmentally aware business.
OUTDOORS AND NATURE CONSERVATION
Access to the local hills near Shenval B&B during the stag stalking season from 1st July to 20th October, see Area 2 (Northern Highlands) on THIS LINK
Glen Strathfarrar restricted vehicular access see THIS LINK
Access to Munros above Loch Mullardoch: the Loch Mullardoch Ferry Usually March until early August
Guiding and outdoor sports / Guided Walks: In your Element
Paddling/canoeing Explore Highland
Conservation Trees for Life
Environment Forestry and Land Scotland
Scotland's Nature Agency
Outdoor access legislation Official website
Mountain weather forecast Northwest Highlands
Wildlife watching, dolphins Ecoventures
Fishing Fish Loch Ness
Scottish landscape & wildlife photography: www.whitehornephotography.co.uk
A look at Aberdeen's nightlife (Excès) and other photo reporting: www.vincentmuller.fr
TRANSPORT AND TRAVEL
Public transport: General public transport and information or help with planning your journey: Traveline
Coach Tours Puffin Express
ARTS AND CRAFTS
Local Arts, Crafts and Design www.artnessy.net
MUSIC AND PERFORMING ARTS
Traditional music: Hootananny
Music, Theatre, cinema and other performing arts in Drumnadrochit : Craigmonie Centre
More of the above plus Craft Fairs, ceilidhs, dance, workshops and exhibitions, in Drumnadrochit too: Glenurquhart Public Hall
Magic and illusion: marvel at OKMAGICS tricks as we did at Shenval B&B www.okmagics.com/uk/
Brittany-Scotland Association: cultural and economic exchanges, twinning partnerships, work experience abroad, seminars, etc.