Culross, Fife – Located 12 miles west of the Forth Rail Bridge on the south-west coast of Fife, The Royal Burgh of Culross is one of Scotland’s best preserved 17th-century villages and an easy day trip from Edinburgh.
The Riverside Museum in Glasgow was opened in 2011 at Pointhouse Quay in Glasgow Harbour. This spectacular building was designed by the world renowned Zaha Hadid Architects and it makes a dramatic statement in a quayside which is still very much under regeneration.
The Isle of Arran – Located in the Firth of Clyde, the Isle of Arran is one of Scotland’s most accessible islands which makes it perfect for a weekend away. Here is my guide to things to do on Arran.
Looking for Edinburgh’s must dos? Top of the list is a visit to Leith and the Royal Yacht Britannia, and to spot 6 Times by Antony Gormley.
Mythical sea beasts, shapeshifting water spirits which inhabit our rivers and watercourses. Have you found one wandering the paths looking out for weary travellers to help safely along their way?
Just to the west of Edinburgh, and hidden in the valley of the River Almond, the Almondell Country Park is 97 acres of unspoilt woodland and spectacular views. It is beautiful whatever time of the year you visit.
The gorgeous Attadale Gardens form part of the Attadale Estate, a 30,000-acre highland estate which stretches from Loch Carron to the Applecross peninsula. A botanic garden with a family heart.
Billow and breeze, islands and seas, mountains of rain and sun… Take a grand tour – The old man of Storr! Portree! That waterfall that goes over the cliff! Let’s go! Here is my guide to the Isle of Skye.
A Mini Guide to Eilean Donan Castle.
Anstruther is a pretty harbour town, famous for fish & chips! Located on the stretch of Fife coast known as the East Neuk, it is about 1.5 hours drive from Edinburgh and just south of St Andrews.
Hailes Castle is hidden away in the most gorgeous location on the banks of the River Tyne just outside the pretty village of East Linton. One of Scotland’s oldest stone castles, dating from around 1220, it has had a fascinating (and horrific) history.
Gorgeous Yellowcraigs Beach is located just to the south-west of North Berwick. Treasure Island was (probably) based on the island of Fidra, Robert Louis Stevenson was a regular visitor to the East Lothian Coast!