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The Orkney Islands are an archipelago of approximately 70 islands some 10 miles off the northern coast of . The "Heart of Neolithic Orkney" is listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

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is the largest town and capital of the , an archipelago of islands some 10 miles off the north coast of .
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is a parish on the Orkney Mainland, located on the northwestern tip.
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is the second biggest of the in
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is one of 's . With only a few commercial facilities, is somewhere to get way from it all - especially for people interested in birdlife and archaeology.
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is one of the , in the North of .
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is one of 's is about 20 km long but not very wide, but with long sandy beaches around its coast.
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is one of 's smaller Balfour - the ferry port and main centre.
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is in . Settlements on the island include Burray and St Margaret's Hope.
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is in the , . The village of is situated on the main A965 between Kirkwall and Stromess, but is best known for it's UNESCO World Heritage Listed Neolithic sights.
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is on Mainland, Orkney, . Northlink Ferries travel several times daily between and .
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is one of 's . Twice daily Orkney Ferries travel between and Rapness.
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Basque:  Orkada uharteak Basque:  Orkney Breton:  Inizi Orc'h Catalan:  Illes Òrcades Czech:  Orkneje Danish:  Orkney Dutch:  Orkney-eilanden English:  Orkney Esperanto:  Orkadoj Estonian:  Orkney saared Finnish:  Orkneysaaret French:  Orcades Galician:  Órcadas German:  Orkney Hungarian:  Orkney-szigetek Icelandic:  Orkneyjar Italian:  Isole Orcadi
Japanese:  オークニー諸島 Korean:  오크니 제도 Lithuanian:  Orknio salos Norwegian:  Orknøyene Norwegian Nynorsk:  Orknøyane Polish:  Orkady Portuguese:  Órcades Romanian:  Orkney Russian:  Оркнейские острова Scottish Gaelic:  Arcaibh Scottish Gaelic:  Àrcaibh Serbo-Croatian:  Orkneyski otoci Spanish:  Orcadas Swedish:  Orkneyöarna Turkish:  Orkney Adaları Ukrainian:  Оркнейські острови Orkney Islands Area

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