The Blog

  August 2014

Literary tales from Scotland’s pubs and bars

by August 28, 2014

William Faulkner once said, “The tools I need for my work are paper, tobacco, food, and a little whisky.” If...

Isle of May reserve manager David Pickett answers your questions

by August 27, 2014

Ever dreamt about living on a remote island with only seals and seabirds for neighbours? It’s all part of the...

Celebrate 50 years of the Forth Road Bridge at the Forth Bridges Festival

by August 20, 2014

The Forth Rail and Road Bridges are amongst Scotland’s best-known sights, transporting thousands of travellers to and from the Kingdom...

Discover Scotland’s best-kept secrets at Doors Open Days in September

by August 19, 2014

  Scotland is full of surprises – whether you’re visiting for the first time or holiday here every chance you...

An interview with… Peter May

by August 12, 2014

Peter May has had a fascinating career, from his early days dreaming of becoming a novelist, to his current position...

Vote for your favourite Brilliant Moment from Ryder Cup history

by August 11, 2014

If you’ve been tuning into SkySports recently, you may have spotted Colin Montgomerie teaming up with Butch Harmon to pick...

Add a Scottish twist to your Edinburgh Festival

by August 9, 2014

There’s no denying it – the Edinburgh Festivals are now in full swing. Wander along the Royal Mile and you’ll...

Ryder Cup fans – your ultimate Scotland bucket list

by August 8, 2014

The 2014 Ryder Cup is nigh! It’s just over a month away until the first tee – which means the...

July’s brilliant moments, as seen on Instagram

by August 8, 2014

Summer is flying by, and July has seen our Instagram page overflowing once again with fantastic fan pictures taken around Scotland. From action shots...

Flavour of the month: Edinburgh’s top chefs share their secrets this August!

by August 5, 2014

Edinburgh is definitely the place to be this month, with festival fever spreading like wild fire, and all sorts of...

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