Highlands, Scotland

Visit south Loch Ness and explore the road less travelled

Visit Inverness Loch Ness got in touch recently and invited us to explore South Loch Ness. It's an area we adore, so we jumped at the chance to visit. South Loch Ness could be described as the road less travelled. The loch's northern shore attracts droves of visitors, drawn to popular attractions like Urquhart Castle.… Continue reading Visit south Loch Ness and explore the road less travelled

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

Highlands, Scotland

Highland hotels for a cosy autumn break – Black Sheep Hotels

The rut is in full swing and the hills and glens of the Scottish Highlands are ringing out with the sound of roaring stags. There's no better time to visit the Highlands. Think, spectacular scenery, magnificent wildlife and cosy Highland hotels to coorie in. We recently returned from a break, that offered all of those… Continue reading Highland hotels for a cosy autumn break – Black Sheep Hotels

Argyll, Loch Lomond & Trossachs, Scotland

A wonderful lodge break in Argyll – Loch Lomond Holiday Park

In November 2018, we enjoyed a wonderful lodge break in Argyll at Loch Lomond Holiday Park. We were delighted when Argyll Holidays invited us back to check out one of the park's refurbished lodges. Who could resist an autumn break by yon bonnie banks? You're singing the song now, aren't you? It rained incessantly during our 2018… Continue reading A wonderful lodge break in Argyll – Loch Lomond Holiday Park

Highlands, Scotland

A Highland hotel break by the Sea – Golf View Hotel & Spa, Nairn

Over the coming weeks, we'll be checking out some fab dog friendly properties owned by Crerar Hotels. First up, a Highland hotel break somewhere close to our hearts. The four star Golf View Hotel & Spa is located in Mr G's Highland hometown Nairn, or paradise as he calls it. I have to agree. I'm… Continue reading A Highland hotel break by the Sea – Golf View Hotel & Spa, Nairn