Category: Leisure

Get Your Kicks on Scotland’s Route 66

Traversing more than 500 miles, Scotland’s North Coast 500 route has been compared to America’s iconic Route 66. Like its American...

Loch Morlich

Am Monadh Ruadh: ‘The Red Mountains’

“To stand amongst the weather beaten granite rocks in the mountains is to feel geological time.” The Cairngorms National Park, in the...

Stonehaven Hogmanay

At the stroke of midnight on Hogmanay, at least 45 strong Scots, most in kilts, light up the high street by whirling balls of flames and...

Glasgow Cathedral

A Wee Dander to Mother Glasgow

“In the second city of the empire, Mother Glasgow nurses all her weans.” So true, the late Michael Marra was. Glasgow nurses...

Standing Stones

Dalriada (Dál Riata) ‘Scotland’s Forgotten Kingdom’

Did you know the kingdom of Dalriada was instrumental in the formation of our Scottish nation with the Picts (c.847 AD), more than a...

The Best Golf Courses in Scotland

As the warmer months make their return for 2015, so too does the Scottish golf season. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or someone that...

Top Budget Skiing Destinations

The Best Budget Ski Holiday Destinations

If you’re looking for an adventurous winter break then try heading off to one of Europe’s many budget ski resorts. There are...

Reindeer Sleigh Ride in Lapland

Lapland, the Home of Santa Claus

Lapland is one of the world’s truly magical places, where the snow lays deep, crisp and even; reflecting the shimmering wonders of...