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…”

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”

ISLE OF SKYE – BEST ATTRACTIONS

The Isle of Skye is obviously one of the most popular tourist destinations in Scotland, probably even the whole of the UK. The fact it’s an island which is also accessible by bridge probably contributes to its appeal but largely its appeal is that it is an absolute beauty of a place to visit. It’sContinue reading “ISLE OF SKYE – BEST ATTRACTIONS”