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 […]

105, 2017

April Round-Up

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

What’s been happening in April? 
It’s the end of April and man, I am exhausted! It’s been another busy month of home life and I’m ready to relax a bit.

An entire week of the month was dedicated to hard labour as we landscaped the garden of our new house. We moved in in October and hadn’t touched the garden really until […]

2404, 2017

Why Portugal is One of My Favourite Destinations

By |April 24th, 2017|Travel Tales|0 Comments

I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve visited Portugal. It must be upwards of about 20 times. I’m also spending a week there next month and a long weekend later in the year too. And yet I never tire of it. It is definitely one of my favourite destinations in Europe.

There are so many things I love about […]

1704, 2017

Things to do Before 30

By |April 17th, 2017|Travel Tales|0 Comments

I turned 27 a couple of weeks ago and with it came the glaring realisation that I’m in my late-twenties. I’m no longer a mid-twenties gal and instead am closer to 30. Sigh.

Whilst I definitely don’t think life ends at 30, or people should stop chasing their dreams then, there are some things I want to achieve before I turn […]

1304, 2017

50 Things to do in Scotland

By |April 13th, 2017|Travel Tales|1 Comment

I like to think I know Scotland pretty well, as I’ve lived here my entire life. No matter how far I travel, it will always be one of my favourite places in the world. I love the landscapes, the people and the variety of things to do and see.

Here is my choice of 50 things to do in Scotland…

Visit Glasgow
Drive […]

604, 2017

What’s the Best Time to Travel?

By |April 6th, 2017|Life, Travel Tales|0 Comments

Wondering what the best time to travel is? Should you wait until you’re retired or until your kids are older? Should you try to see the world before you settle down and have children? Or should you just keep putting it off until tomorrow? Definitely not. The answer to what’s the best time to travel is now. Right now.

Travel while […]