7 of the Best Hills for Beginners in Scotland

Are you thinking of starting hill walking in Scotland? Before rushing off to bag a Munro, here are my recommended hills for beginners in Scotland.

Scotland’s Most Beautiful Shortcut

With a pretty harbour, iconic sailing waters and some of the best views in Scotland across the Inner Hebrides, Crinan is nicknamed ‘Scotland’s most beautiful shortcut’.

Welcome to Love from Scotland!

From visiting Edinburgh, bagging a Munro, to road tripping Scotland‘s remotest corners, Love from Scotland is the Scottish travel blog that takes you on a journey through Scotland.

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My Favourite Edinburgh Restaurants

From where to grab a great plate of pasta on a Saturday lunch time, to the best hangover cure brunch and a fine dining experience you won’t forget, these are my favourite Edinburgh restaurants.

Coos and Views at the Loch Melfort Hotel

There can’t be many hotels in Scotland with a better view than the Loch Melfort Hotel on the west coast of Scotland. With fine food, this is a country house by the sea well worth seeking out.

Bagging Five Peaks in the Pentland Hills

The Pentland Hills, just to the south of Edinburgh are perfect for a day out in the hills without having to travel to the highlands of Scotland. Here is how to bag the best 5 peaks in the Pentlands.

Glamping on the farm at Greenhillock, Angus

What makes the best campsite in Scotland? Is it a wild and beautiful location? Clean facilities? Plenty of things to do around the site? A campsite that allows fires? Well in Greenhillock Glamping near Forfar in Angus, I may have a contender for you.

Not the North Coast 500: 3 Alternative Road Trips in Scotland

Road tripping in Scotland is not just about the North Coast 500. As part of BBC Scotland’s This is Life series, here is a video guide to three stunning alternative Scotland road trips you could do instead.

My Munro Bagging Adventures: 10 (more) Munros Climbed!

In March this year we completed our first 10 Munros in Scotland. Since then we have firmly caught the Scottish mountain climbing bug – If you are thinking of a day out in the Scottish mountains, here are 10 more to enjoy.

How to Have an Adventure on Loch Tay

Have you been to Loch Tay in Highland Perthshire? We were recently invited by Mains of Taymouth for the weekend to discover what you can get up to, on and around the loch. Let’s go on a Loch Tay adventure!

Springtime at the Scotch Malt Whisky Society

There is nothing more synonymous with Scotland than whisky. For those in the know, the place to go for whisky is the Scotch Malt Whisky Society.

Escaping to the country at Ballintaggart Farm

Fancy learning to cook? Why not escape to the Scottish countryside for a cookery class at the luxurious Ballintaggart Farm in Highland Perthshire.