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 […]

903, 2017

My Favourite Things to do in Scotland

By |March 9th, 2017|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

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…
Get Outdoors

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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? […]

602, 2017

5 Places I Want to Visit in Scotland

By |February 6th, 2017|Destinations, Scotland|0 Comments

There are so many incredible places to visit in Scotland. The country is blessed with some amazing coastline, charming towns, great cities, breath-taking landscapes and everything else in between. There’s so much to see and do in Scotland that it can be hard to know where to begin!

Although I have lived in Scotland for the entire 26 years of my […]

1601, 2017

5 Perfect Scottish Weekend Getaways

By |January 16th, 2017|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|2 Comments

Looking for somewhere for a fantastic Scottish weekend getaway? Here are five options that I think are perfect…
1. Edinburgh

Scotland’s capital city is the ideal place for a weekend getaway. There’s history, stunning architecture, great restaurants and so much to do and see. Edinburgh also has some fantastic hotels, with everything from boutique luxury properties to budget-friendly options. It’s the […]

812, 2016

A Festive Edinburgh Weekend

By |December 8th, 2016|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|4 Comments

I am a total lover of winter city breaks, especially just before Christmas. I love visiting places when they’re cold, crisp and decorated to the hilt for the festive period. Edinburgh just happens to be one of my absolute favourite cities to visit at Christmas time so last weekend Thomas and I, along with two of our friends headed for […]

311, 2016

St Andrews in Pictures

By |November 3rd, 2016|Destinations, Scotland|1 Comment

Last weekend I enjoyed another trip back to the gorgeous seaside city of St Andrews, on the east coast of Scotland. It’s less than two hours drive from home, so it’s the perfect spot for a quick weekend getaway, whilst also feeling a million miles from home.

I travelled with my brother Iain, his girlfriend Michelle and my parents. My boyfriend […]

1909, 2016

A Serene Scottish Getaway

By |September 19th, 2016|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

I make no secret of the fact that, as much as I love travelling abroad, I also love travelling in my beloved Scotland. Road trips are pretty much the perfect way to do that, and so a couple of weeks ago Thomas and I jumped in the car ready for a much-needed Scottish getaway.

Our destination was the Four Seasons Hotel, […]

1209, 2016

4 Day Trips to Take from Glasgow

By |September 12th, 2016|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tips|1 Comment

I often get comments and emails from readers who are coming to Scotland and staying in Glasgow but want to get out of the city for at least a day to see some more of what the country has to offer. Although Glasgow is great and will always be one of my favourite cities in the world, I couldn’t agree […]

2908, 2016

A Fun Glasgow Mini-Break

By |August 29th, 2016|Destinations, Life, Scotland|0 Comments

Last month Thomas and I indulged in a little mini-break in Glasgow to celebrate our three year anniversary and it was so much fun!

Glasgow is such an exciting city to visit and I always enjoy spending time there, even although I’ve stayed just 20 minutes from the city my entire life. There’s always something new going on, an event happening […]