Stornoway Bay from Lews Castle.
Stornoway Bay from Lews Castle.
The Blue Teashop in Stornoway.
The Blue Teashop in Stornoway.
The Doune Broch, a cone-shaped fortification believed to be older than 2 000 years.
The Doune Broch, a cone-shaped fortification believed to be older than 2 000 years.

Marietta Grobbelaar’s arrival by ferry in the harbour town of Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis on a blustery Monday afternoon proved anything but auspicious.