Edinburgh Guide: Gin

With three home-grown gins made in the city and a plethora of specialist bars serving gin from across Scotland, Edinburgh is your perfect destination if you love gin.

Love from, the Costa Brava

The Costa Brava is Spain’s spectacular ‘wild coast’. Explore it with a road-trip around Girona, Begur, Cadaques and Collioure in France.

Dollar Glen & Castle Campbell

Nestled below the dramatic Ochils, above the hidden tropical Dollar Glen, sits the imposing Castle Castle Campbell.

Goats, Grey Mare’s Tail & Loch Skeen

Grey Mare’s Tail is one of Scotland’s most spectacular waterfalls, descending 200ft from Loch Skeen in the stunning Dumfriesshire countryside.

Top things to do in East Lothian

East Lothian might be on Edinburgh’s doorstep but it is a destination in its own right. Here are my favourite things to do in East Lothian.

The best places to eat seafood in Scotland

My favourite places to eat seafood in Scotland.

Ben Lomond & the Ptarmigan Ridge

With a perfect Scottish summer in full bloom, we headed up Ben Lomond and the Ptarmigan Ridge to take in the spectacular views.

Climbing our first Munro!

Last weekend we climbed our first Munro, Ben Vorlich, which stands 985m above Loch Earn. Here is what I learnt from climbing a Munro.