Highlands, Scotland

Whitebridge Hotel Loch Ness: a fabulous festive break

I love Christmas but find the run up to it frantic to say the least. There's a festive feast to order, presents to choose for my nearest and dearest, gifts to wrap, the house to decorate, then a rush to finish my 'to do' list before switching my 'out of office' on for two weeks.… Continue reading Whitebridge Hotel Loch Ness: a fabulous festive break

Borders, Scotland

A winter break in the Scottish Borders – Faldonside Escapes

Shortly before Christmas, we left Edinburgh for a winter break in the Scottish Borders. Our home for a couple of nights was a cosy cottage in a pretty, rural location just outside Melrose. It was the perfect place to coorie (Scotland's answer to hygge) over a winter weekend. I adore Edinburgh, but being locked down… Continue reading A winter break in the Scottish Borders – Faldonside Escapes