1707, 2017

Why Scotland is One of My Favourite Places to Travel

By |July 17th, 2017|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|1 Comment

I’ve had some great trips in Scotland recently and it has undoubtedly solidified my love for my home country. I was born here 27 years ago and have always lived here, but I love travelling here too.

I travelled right up to the north of the country two weeks ago and fell head over heels again. I was stunned by how […]

1307, 2017

Driving (Part of) The North Coast 500

By |July 13th, 2017|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|2 Comments

During my trip up to the north of Scotland the thing I was most excited about was driving the North Coast 500. Well, at least a little chunk of it!

If you don’t know what the North Coast 500 is then you are missing out. It’s a 516 mile scenic route that starts and ends at Inverness Castle. Whilst driving the […]

1007, 2017

A Contender for the Best Beach in Scotland

By |July 10th, 2017|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

I have something exciting to share!

I’m pretty sure I discovered one of Scotland’s best beaches last week!

During my trip up north with ScotRail I stumbled upon one of the best beaches I’ve ever seen. Certainly the best beach in Scotland I’ve ever come across. There was glorious white sand, tumbling sand dunes, a gorgeous bay, stunning turquoise waters and some of […]

1506, 2017

Exploring The Coastline of Lagos By Boat

By |June 15th, 2017|Destinations, Portugal, Travel Tales|0 Comments

One of the highlights of my trip to Lagos was taking a boat tour to see the coastline in all its glory. We opted for a short 1 hour tour in a boat that could hold 6 people. Perfect for the 5 in our group, plus the driver.

We hopped into our small boat, put on our lifejackets and got comfortable […]

806, 2017

10 Reasons Why Portugal is a Perfect Summer Destination

By |June 8th, 2017|Destinations, Portugal, Travel Tales|1 Comment

You might have seen my recent post on why Portugal is one of my favourite destinations, but my latest trip there has cemented this love even further. I’m lucky enough to have visited Portugal more times than I can count and I never get tired of it. I firmly believe Portugal is one of the most perfect summer destinations in […]

506, 2017

May Round-Up

By |June 5th, 2017|Travel Tales|0 Comments

What’s been happening in May? 
What hasn’t been happening in May?! May has been a really busy, but incredibly fun month.

First up was a trip to Archerfield, the luxury lodges my family and I visit three times a year. The weather was stunning and we had one of the best weekends yet.

Then, we celebrated Thomas’ 30th birthday! On the actual day […]

106, 2017

Saving Money on Travel

By |June 1st, 2017|Travel Tales|0 Comments

Travel can be expensive. Often we set out with the idea of getting a cheap break, but everything adds up and it ends up being not quite as affordable. But there are plenty was to save money on travel. By making little tweaks you can save money and spend it on other things.
Flights
I always use a flight comparison website to […]

2905, 2017

Perfect Books to Read on Holiday

By |May 29th, 2017|Travel Tales|1 Comment

As this post goes live I’ll be enjoying a wonderful villa holiday break in Portugal with friends. Most of the time will be spent relaxing by the pool, with a good book and a fruity drink in hand. Bliss.

For me, there are few things better than being by the pool or beach with a really great book. I’ve put together […]

1505, 2017

Another Perfect Archerfield Weekend

By |May 15th, 2017|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

If you’re a regular reader here then you’ll probably have seen me mentioning Archerfield about a million times before. Archerfield Estate is just outside of the adorable seaside town of North Berwick, to the north of Edinburgh. It’s a gorgeous, sprawling estate that has several golf courses, an amazing spa and some seriously luxe lodges.

My family have a membership there […]

405, 2017

5 Things to Experience in Scotland

By |May 4th, 2017|Destinations, Scotland, Travel Tales|0 Comments

No matter how far and wide I travel, Scotland will always remain one of my absolute favourite places. I know I may be biased, but it really is amazing. There is so much to do, see and experience within my beloved small country.

If you’re visiting Scotland for the first time you could be forgiven for not knowing where to begin […]