The Machrie, Islay

Whenever the Dude and I plan our travels around Scotland there is almost always a conversation about where the closest golf course is. He likes to play different courses, and why wouldn’t he? It is…

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Visiting Falkland

Living near Perth is a great, central location for travelling the whole of Scotland but we also enjoy exploring what is on our doorstep too. We are close to the coast and five out of…

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Walking the same path twice

For this post I would like to welcome Alex of the Wild Pioneers for a guest post on my blog. We met three years ago whilst I was working at an RSPB event, where Alex…

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Bushcraft taster session in Perthshire

Back in January the Dude and I joined the Wee Adventures team for an adult adventure taster session near Aberfeldy. A morning of scrambling up through Weem woods, making new friends and admiring the view…

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Slow travel for the senses

Did anyone else watch the programme on BBC2 called Travelling Blind? It was quite possibly one of THE best travel programmes I have seen for some time. Sharing the the story of Amar Latif who…

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A visit to Cambo Estate

It was my birthday recently and since moving to Scotland we have made a point of spending the day at the seaside (usually the East Neuk of Fife) to celebrate. This year was no exception,…

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Pine Cone Point walk in Perthshire

Living in Scotland we feel extremely lucky to have so many options for walks and days out, without even leaving big tree country. With flat trails around lochs, plenty of small hills with cracking views…

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An evening at the Scottish Steakhouse

With the bells of 2019 still chiming loud and clear in our ears, new years resolutions, so far, still intact, online declarations of people doing Dry January and Veganuary have been filling up my social…

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