Scottish Travel Guide: Peebles

Is there anything more satisfying than getting out of the city for a night and relaxing in the luxury of a hotel?  I mean, there might be, but sometimes just one night away from the hustle and bustle can be a much-needed thing, which is why a couple of weeks ago the husband and I…

Scottish Travel Guide: Tarbert

I’ve been meaning to write this post since the end of August, but moving house, changing jobs, going to a wedding in England and on a holiday to France somehow meant it got left on the back-burner…until now! For our first wedding anniversary, we knew we wanted to get away for a couple of nights,…

Corfu Travel Guide

I’m being a bit naughty and skipping this month’s What’s in my Trolley due to the fact I’ve been so busy and away from home over the course of June. Instead, I’m bringing you a little travel advice for your summer holiday… I know what you’re thinking – I’m not 18 anymore, what am I…

Scottish Travel Guide: Ross-shire

For Sam’s birthday this year, we spent an incredible weekend in Ross-shire, a county of the Highlands which borders Sutherland, Cromartyshire and Inverness-shire. We could scarcely believe how much there was to see and do in this small but beautiful part of the Scottish Highlands, so I thought I’d share some of our personal highlights….