Up Helly Aa


Time to get fired up

February 8, 2017

Join us on a trip of a lifetime to Shetland’s 2018 Up Helly Aa festival – with packages sailing from Aberdeen


Shetlanders to bring Up Helly Aa spirit to Canada

February 2, 2017

There will be little time to rest for the Viking squad which led this week's Up Helly Aa spectacular on Shetland - as the group now begin planning their involvement in "the greatest outdoor show on Earth".


Highlights of Orkney and Shetland

January 29, 2016

Orkney and Shetland have their own identity, Orkney being very green and fertile while Shetland has a more rugged cliff and sea loch scenery.  Both however share a colourful history of Picts, Norsemen, ancient antiquities and buried treasure.