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 . . .”

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!”

GLASGOW LOCKDOWN INSPIRATION . . .

Okay, so you’re like me and stuck in Glasgow during a pandemic and lockdown, but pre-lockdown you loved going on road-trips around Scotland and taking photos. What do you do? Not gonna lie, it’s a difficult one sometimes – I have spent probably hours of my time googling to try and find places to visitContinue reading “GLASGOW LOCKDOWN INSPIRATION . . .”

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”