“Scotland is home to several communities offering an alternative way to live…
“In reality, trying to forge a community from scratch can be a lifetime’s work. There are, however, a number of alternative settlements in Scotland in place that eschew conventional ways of life in favour of an existence focused on the land, spirituality, or making a living from traditional crafts and techniques.
“Experts say that many of these communities are finding favour with burnt-out city-dwellers looking for a break, a new business opportunity or a complete change of scene.”
Read the full story by Gabriella Bennett, which features both the Findhorn Ecovillage and its sister community on the Isle of Erraid….