I ought to mention the most stunning aspect - the Tolkien-like mystical view of the Hebridean Islands - Rum, Eig and Muck, and the Outer Islands - Lewis and Harris. Just magic if one can get a clear day (September most likely).
"All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night, in the dusty recesses of their minds, awake in the day to find that it was vanity. But the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes to make it reality."