KILLIN: WATERFALLS, CASTLE RUINS, AND MY FIRST OUTDOOR DRINK IN MONTHS!

Travel has only been open again for a couple of weeks, and we’ve already been making the most of it. (Partly because of being stuck in Glasgow for so long, and partly because we’re now permanently worried we’ll be locked down again in Scotland so need to escape while we can!) Two nights away inContinue reading “KILLIN: WATERFALLS, CASTLE RUINS, AND MY FIRST OUTDOOR DRINK IN MONTHS!”

DRAMATIC DUNNOTTAR CASTLE…

I love a good ruined castle. A good ruined castle in a dramatic setting is a definite bonus. And Dunnottar Castle in Aberdeenshire ticks both of those boxes. We visited yesterday as we’re currently up in Aberdeen for the Bank Holiday weekend. Now you can’t just rock up to the castle at the moment andContinue reading “DRAMATIC DUNNOTTAR CASTLE…”

THE MAGICAL GLENCOE LOCHAN . . .

I can’t lie, although I love revisiting some of my favourite Scottish places through writing about them, and looking at the pictures, nothing really matches up to the real thing. And, having been stuck in Glasgow since October now, places like Glencoe seem so far away and unreachable at the moment. If you are actuallyContinue reading “THE MAGICAL GLENCOE LOCHAN . . .”

KINNOULL HILL PERTH: A SHORT WALK WITH A BIG VIEW!

Being a self-appointed Lazy Gal, I am all about big views with as little effort as possible. Luckily, I know of a few ways to get big views with virtually no effort at all (I’ll likely cover this at a later date) but let’s face it, sometimes a little bit of effort makes you feelContinue reading “KINNOULL HILL PERTH: A SHORT WALK WITH A BIG VIEW!”

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!”