2003, 2017

5 Great Places to Visit in Spring

By |March 20th, 2017|Travel Tales|1 Comment

Today (20th March) marks the official beginning of spring in the northern hemisphere. Woohoo!

Spring can be a really fantastic time to travel, as places as beginning to warm up after winter, plants, flowers and trees start to bloom and look pretty again and prices are much cheaper than in summer.

Here are 5 great places to visit in spring if you’re […]

1603, 2017

My Birthday Trip

By |March 16th, 2017|Destinations, Life, Scotland|0 Comments

This Wednesday (22nd) I turn 27. I feel old just typing that! Does 27 still count as mid-twenties, or have I entered my late-twenties? Please say no!

Anyway, as is tradition with Thomas and I, we’re heading away for my birthday. We much prefer spending cash on a trip away together than buying presents we don’t really need or want. Previous birthday […]

1303, 2017

My ‘Pinch-Me’ Travel Moments

By |March 13th, 2017|Life, Travel Tales|0 Comments

You know those moments where you feel like you need to pinch yourself really hard to check you aren’t dreaming? Yup, today that’s what I’m talking about.

Travel has been one of the most rewarding things I’ve ever done in my life. Hands down. I don’t regret any of the time and money I’ve spent on travel and sincerely believe it […]

903, 2017

My Favourite Things to do in Scotland

By |March 9th, 2017|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|1 Comment

I will never, ever tire of writing about my wonderful home country of Scotland. In my humble (and slightly biased) opinion it’s one of the best countries in the world. There’s so much to do, see and explore that sometimes you can end up feeling a little spoiled for choice.

These are my absolutely favourite things to do in Scotland…
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603, 2017

Why You Should Visit The Netherland’s Flower Fields

By |March 6th, 2017|Destinations, The Netherlands, Travel Tales|0 Comments

I’ve been thinking a lot about spring travel recently. It’s my birthday later this month and I always like to travel somewhere lovely on or around my birthday. That has meant lots of travel research on where to go and what to do. One of the places that kept popping up was a visit to The Netherland’s Flower Fields. I […]

203, 2017

February Round-Up

By |March 2nd, 2017|Life|0 Comments

What’s been happening in February? 
February has been a month at home in Scotland and it’s been a really busy month actually!

Thomas left for a month of work in South Africa in the middle of the month, so we tried to fit as much into the first two weeks of February as we could. We had dinners out with friends, plenty […]

2702, 2017

Countries in Europe I’ve Still to Visit

By |February 27th, 2017|Life|0 Comments

As a travel blogger and travel lover I’ve travelled extensively throughout many parts of the world. I’ve visited 38 countries to date across the world and I’ve visited more than half of the countries that exist within Europe.

I absolutely adore visiting European countries. They’re easily reached from my home in Scotland within just a few hours of flying and I […]

2302, 2017

The Best Time to Visit Scotland

By |February 23rd, 2017|Destinations, Scotland|0 Comments

I get quite a lot of emails from lovely readers asking what the best time to visit Scotland is, so today I’m going to attempt to answer that. Scotland will forever remain one of my absolute favourite countries in the world and is somewhere I think everyone should visit at least once.

So, what is the best time to visit Scotland? […]

2002, 2017

Dream Cruise Holidays

By |February 20th, 2017|Cruise Chat, Cruising|0 Comments

I’m a big fan of cruises having already been on 18 different cruise holidays in my life. If you’re a new reader  and you’d like to know more about my cruise adventures then visit Emma On Board.

Although I’ve been on a lot of cruises in different places, there are some cruises that I still have on my bucket list. Here […]

1402, 2017

Amazing Europe Villa Holiday Destinations

By |February 14th, 2017|Travel Tales|0 Comments

Last year my parents, my brother Iain, his girlfriend Michelle, my partner Thomas and I had the most amazing villa holiday in Sorrento, Italy. No exaggeration whatsoever. It was perfection from start to finish. We stayed in a gorgeous three-bedroom villa with views out to sea, a huge pool, beautiful gardens and so much space. It couldn’t have been better […]