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Here you will find puffins and ponies but hardly any trees. A historic castle that dates back to the 1600s and a Fisheries College. Humans have lived here since the Mesolithic period and there is a strong musical tradition among the 800 current year round residents.
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Scalloway, Shetland Island, Scotland, United Kingdom
The Shetland Islands are a subarctic archipelago of Scotland that lies northeast of mainland Britain, southeast of the Faroe Islands and form part of the division between the Atlantic Ocean to the West and North Sea to the East.
Shetland is home to the world famous Shetland Pony. Shetlands range in size from a minimum height of approximately 28 inches to an official maximum height of 42 inches. Shetland ponies have heavy coats, short legs and are considered quite intelligent. Celebrity Cruises visits the Shetland Islands (Lerwick) on Celebrity Eclipse new Ireland/Iceland and Norwegian Fjords itineraries sailing roundtrip from Dublin, Ireland.