Scotland's top walks: Sandwood Bay, Sutherland This amazing beach in the middle of nowhere. It feels untouched by human beings." Despite its remoteness this perfect arc of sand and dunes is popular with day-trippers. "It's right next to Cape Wrath. To think the Vikings, even the Spanish Armada sailed past here. It's the history of the place. It's the historical landscape of the place that I find interesting.