AWA travels to Scotland (Islay)

 AWA celebrates it's 10 year anniversary with a travel to Islay.

Se our travel log here

http://www.awa.dk/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=154%3Aawa-reporting-live-from-islay&catid=25%3Atravel-to-the-distilleries&lang=en

We are here in week 36 - 2008

Map of Islay

A whisky tour at Islay...(Scotland)

Transport to Islay are currently much better than before. Flying to Islay se here-> http://www.ba.com. And flight price are no longer so expensive..  (British Airways just messed up our flight home - so Scandinavia Airlines will bring us home from UK)

Our plan : Stay over night and base in Bowmore, central on Islay and travel from there. .

Places have been or are trying to visit:

Arrive sunday

Monday : Northern part of Islay = Bunnahabhain (o), Caol - Ila (o) - the lost distellery Lossit and Scarrabus.

Westcoast = Kilchoman (y), Bruichladdich (o)(y), Octomore (c), Port Charlotte (c) (Thursday)

Centre = Newton (c), Daili (c), Ridgend and Killarow (c), Bowmore (o) wednesday, Tallant (c), Mulindry (c)

South = Ardenistle/Kildalton (c), Port Ellen (c), Laphroaig (o)(y) wednesday, Ardmore (c), Lagavulin (o) tuesday, Malt Mill (c), Ardbeg (o)(y) tuesday.

(c) = Closed / Lost distillery / (o) Existing Distillery / (y) Yes confirmed...

We are currently udpating the information on Islay distillers with photo's , lots of information and :-) Taste as much whisky as possible..  

 Read more on this site about our trip to Islay and check the Islay whisky brands in our index to see latest information.

You will find it in latest news... :-) since we are here updating the site live...

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