The Blog

  August 2013

Art and nature collide in Dumfries & Galloway

by August 21, 2013

The landscape of Dumfries & Galloway has long been a source of creativity. Ancient rock markings left by the region’s...

Shouts, swings and sticks: the battle to win a shinty cup final

by August 20, 2013

The Artemis MacAulay Cup Final is an understated affair with the essential ingredients all in place; the luscious green pitch...

Outlander – Scotland’s answer to Game of Thrones

by August 20, 2013

If, like me, you’re a fan of the fantasy drama Game of Thrones or simply love Ronald D. Moore’s addictive...

Walk in the steps of your ancestors during Angus Heritage Week

by August 20, 2013

If your great-grandmother delivered babies during the First World War, worked in a café of a famous theme park, or...

All the world’s a stage

by August 19, 2013

It might be better known as part of Shakespeare’s As You Like It, but for theatre-goers in Edinburgh, this famous...

Why choose the Caribbean when you could visit Shetland?

by August 15, 2013

Planning an island adventure and can’t decide where to go? Looking for crystal-clear waters crashing against the shore, white sandy...

The Tour of Britain 2013

by August 14, 2013

The thrills and excitement of the country’s biggest professional cycle race, The Tour of Britain 2013, returns to Scotland on...

Have an autumn adventure in Angus

by August 14, 2013

Ever wanted to get to grips with an extreme sport like coasteering or gorge walking? Or maybe you’ve fancied having a...

War Horse comes to Edinburgh

by August 7, 2013

Amid the stirring pomp and ceremony of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, visitors are being treated to an unexpected but...

The jewels in Edinburgh’s crown

by August 2, 2013

  Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past few months, you might have noticed that 2013 has...

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