Check out these additional photos from Paul and Sheryl Shard's voyage to Orkney and the Shetland Isles.
Award-winning filmmakers and sailing authors, Paul and Sheryl Shard, have been cruising internationally since 1989. They are the hosts of the sailing adventure TV series, Distant Shores, which airs weekdays across Canada on Travel and Escape Channel and includes episodes on their cruise of Orkney and Shetland. Visit their website.
In a place of honour in the southeastern corner of St. Magnus Cathedral is the tomb of Orkney-born, John Rae, believed to be the true explorer of the Northwest Passage. It is so beautifully done you can imagine the softness of his leather boots. He appears totally at peace. - Paul and Sheryl Shard Click Here to view large photo
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