Outdoors: More like twilight life
Nightlife? Well there was a barbecue at the village hall, which has a "John Lennon tribute." This informs us that John Lennon was a singer / songwriter with the famous 1960's group "The Beatles." So if the Martians land at Durness they'll know.
Can't say I was that enthused myself. Just another hippy 60's child whose ideas are totally outdated. But until the eclipse the place had no other claim except it's geographical position....which was exactly why people came here to see the eclipse!
When I was there, many folk were up all night because there were only 6 hours and 15 minutes between sunset and sunrise and in between it barely got dark. What we saw after sunrise, of course, was the reason...
Dress Code: Outdoor clothes. Alternatively, a kilt and shorts for running into the sea at dawn. This proved quite popular with some.
Smoothe cave hotel: Just one pub in all town
The only pub open at night in Durness, It's open until late.
The guy who is playing the accordion was really dunk and funny, but the problem came when the day afterr we noticed that he was the driver of the boat that took us to Cape Wrath.
But there was no problem!
Dress Code: None