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 Aldona Reyes Mallet

Originally from Poland, she's now based in Edinburgh and can't imagine life without five things: travels, photography, fishing for antiques, mojitos and haggis! Motto: ‘I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list’ - Susan Sontag

 Latest Posts

Scottish Heritage Attractions with a Twist

Scotland certainly has a lot of wonderful landmarks, attractions and historical sights to explore. This is a country of history,...

11 off-the-beaten-track holiday destinations in Scotland

Columbus wouldn’t be Columbus if he’d stuck to taking the same journey again and again, right? If you’re planning a...

6 Can’t-Miss Drives Across Scotland

Whether you want to see majestic mountains, rolling farmland, rugged Atlantic coastline, or romantic islands, a drive through Scotland’s landscapes offers...

Stunning photos which prove that spring in Scotland is staggeringly beautiful

When spring rolls into Scotland, the season beats the winter blues and brings something magical to our lives. Green spaces...

The gems of secret Scotland: 27 things that you must try next

Enchanted by your first visit to Scotland, you’ve vowed to return and are now planning your next trip. But this...

Embrace your inner Viking at Shetland’s Fire Festivals

Winged helmets, fur-trimmed tunics, flaming torches and rousing music – the people of Shetland are certainly a fiery lot and know...

Burns Night Events & Burns Suppers 2019

Some hae meat and canna eat, / And some wad eat that want it, / But we hae meat and...

6 Cosy Places to Stay with a Log Fire This Winter

As soon as the chilly nights arrive and there’s even a rumour of snow in Scotland, we start thinking of...

Spark-tacular bonfire night fireworks displays in Scotland

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ryan Donaldson (@photography_rjd) on Nov 5, 2017 at 3:12pm PST Bonfire...

10 Enchanting Sound and Light Shows in Scotland Not to Miss This Season

Autumn and winter seasons might mean cooler weather, but that doesn’t mean Scotland’s offerings of outdoor art are going anywhere....

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