You might wonder where is Lerwick? The capital of Shetland is located between Norway and the north Coast of Scotland and takes it's name from the Old Norse 'Leirvik' meaning muddy bay.
There is plenty of things to do too in Lerwick. The picturesque town has much to offer whether it be shopping for local crafts, taking scenic coastal walks or relaxing in vibrant restaurants and bars. Today, it offers visitors an intriguing insight into the ancient Norse roots of the islands, as well as friendly accommodation and the perfect starting point for exploring the rest of Shetland.