THE LAZY GAL’S GUIDE TO SOME AMAZING VIEWS (WITH MINIMAL EFFORT . . . )

I’ve been a bit lax with the whole actual writing posts of late (great start, considering this website is still in its very early infancy, eh?) but in my defence Scotland opened back up and for the first time in close to six months I’ve been able to finally travel outside my council area soContinue reading “THE LAZY GAL’S GUIDE TO SOME AMAZING VIEWS (WITH MINIMAL EFFORT . . . )”

THE MANY DIFFERENT VIEWS OF EILEAN DONAN CASTLE…

Eilean Donan Castle is probably one of Scotland’s most iconic castles, situated on a tiny island where three lochs meet, and surrounded by incredible scenery. It’s really close to the bridge to Skye so it’s always a sight I love to see as it means I’m getting closer to my favourite island, but if IContinue reading “THE MANY DIFFERENT VIEWS OF EILEAN DONAN CASTLE…”

LOCH LOMOND – ON WHY IT’S MY HAPPY PLACE AND MY TOP PICKS!

Do you have a place near to you that’s your happy place? A place you can visit that instantly makes you feel calmer? For me, it’s Loch Lomond. Often, in the past, after a tough day in the office, we would take a drive up there just to de-stress. Just being in the vicinity ofContinue reading “LOCH LOMOND – ON WHY IT’S MY HAPPY PLACE AND MY TOP PICKS!”

LAZY GAL’S GUIDE TO THE BEST SCOTTISH “CUL-DE-SACS” . ..

One thing you will find a lot of in Scotland are dead-end roads. I am a massive fan of these because usually you’ll find something pretty special at the end. Here are some of my favourites… GLENELG – If you swing a left before Loch Duich on the way up towards Skye, you’ll find theContinue reading “LAZY GAL’S GUIDE TO THE BEST SCOTTISH “CUL-DE-SACS” . ..”

NEIST POINT LIGHTHOUSE, ISLE OF SKYE

Over the last ten years or so, it’s been a tradition of mine to spend my birthday abroad, most recently on either a Spanish island (Ibiza) or a Greek island (Crete). However, when my 41st birthday rolled around last October, while covid cases were starting to worryingly rise again, the only question I had (apartContinue reading “NEIST POINT LIGHTHOUSE, ISLE OF SKYE”