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  October 2013

St Andrews Food Festival opens 2nd November

by October 31, 2013

It’s The Home of Golf and site of one of the world’s best universities, but for me the jewel in...

October’s #ScotlandHour

by October 30, 2013

Yep, it’s that time of the month again and #ScotlandHour is back on tonight between 9-10pm, so don’t forget to...

Christmas breaks in Scotland

by October 30, 2013

It won’t be long until the lights go up, the tacky jumpers come out, and Slade, the Pogues and my...

Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2014

by October 29, 2013

Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2014 is hot off the presses and guess what? Scotland’s grabbed third place on the...

Edinburgh counts down to Christmas

by October 28, 2013

Having recently been voted one of the best cities in the world in which to enjoy a winter break by...

Perthshire’s weekend highlights

by October 25, 2013

In case you’re wondering what’s on in Perthshire in the next couple of weeks, here’s a quick round up of...

My pick of 10 interesting castles in Scotland

by October 25, 2013

It goes without saying that when it comes to castles, Scotland has some of the finest in the world. From...

Can’t-miss scenic drives across Scotland

by October 24, 2013

Whether you want to explore the majestic mountains of the north, rolling valleys, the rugged Atlantic coastlines, or romantic islands, a...

What do lawnmowers, golf, sheep and Groundskeeper Willie all have in common?

by October 18, 2013

When you think of Scotland and lawnmowers, a rather strange combination I’ll admit, you would be forgiven for conjuring up...

Hakuna Matata roars into Edinburgh

by October 16, 2013

It’s been four years in the making and now the wait is over as one of the hottest tickets to...

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