Beyond Scotland, Falkirk, Scotland

Exploring Falkirk, Bo’ness and beyond – a two day itinerary

You may remember me whisking you off on a virtual tour of Falkirk last September. It was a fun trip, so we were delighted when Visit Falkirk invited us back to see more. This time, we'd spend a couple of days exploring Falkirk, Bo'ness and beyond. Day 1 - exploring Falkirk, Bo'ness and beyond The ship that… Continue reading Exploring Falkirk, Bo’ness and beyond – a two day itinerary

Beyond Scotland, France - Paris

Big birthday celebrations – a weekend in Paris

Mr G turned forty last month. With his big birthday approaching I'd been faced with a dilemma - what to buy the man who has no interest in the material possessions typically given as milestones birthday gifts? Well, for someone like Mr G who has wanderlust and likes a bit of luxury, it was an easy… Continue reading Big birthday celebrations – a weekend in Paris

Beyond Scotland, Denmark - Copenhagen

My Copenhagen highlights – discovering the Danish capital

I'm sharing something different today - a European city break. The city is Copenhagen, and although this blog is a Wee White Dug free zone, I hope you'll still join me for another virtual tour. Keen to discover a new destination, we decided to visit the Danish capital. Here are my recommendations for what to… Continue reading My Copenhagen highlights – discovering the Danish capital

Beyond Scotland, England - Lake District

Swapping Lochs for Lakes – The Lancrigg, Grasmere

Scotland with The Wee White Dug has branched out and crossed the border into England. Our foray into new territory took us to the Lake District for a stay at The Lancrigg Hotel & Kitchen on the outskirts of Grasmere. Grasmere - day one highlights Arriving in Grasmere we instantly fell in love with the… Continue reading Swapping Lochs for Lakes – The Lancrigg, Grasmere

Baffo Pizza & Birra, Beyond Scotland, Glasgow, Kimble’s Chocolate Cafe - Glasgow, Museums, Scotland, Things to do

A great day out in Glasgow – Culture, food and fizz

Once-upon-a-time, before I was mummy to a hairy-faced laddie, I loved a trip to Glasgow. Since the Wee White Dug's arrival my spare time has been spent exploring Scotland's remote corners. I've missed Glasgow, so when I was invited to head west for a day of culture visting Glasgow's GOMA, Riverside Museum and Kelvingrove Art… Continue reading A great day out in Glasgow – Culture, food and fizz