The Orkney Islands
Some fun facts about the Orkney Islands 8 Questions.
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The Orkneys consist of about 70 island of various sizes. How many of them are inhabited?
The flight linking the adjacent islands of Westray and Papa Westray is the shortest scheduled plane journey in the world. How long does it last?
The Knap of Howar in Papa Westray is the oldest standing house in....
....the United Kingdom
The name of the capital, Kirkjuvagr, comes from the Old Norse language. The literal translation is...
Stenness and Harray are two natural features of the Orkney Islands which of the following are they?
Which of these authors has not lived in the Orkneys?
George Mackay Brown
An essential part to every Orkney wedding is the "Bride's Cog". What is it?
A handmade wooden drinking vessel.
A handmade wheel
A round loaf of bread
How many miles of coastline make up the Orkney Islands?
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