The Blog

  Aldona Krzemien

Originally from Poland, she's now based in Edinburgh and can't imagine life without four things: travels, photography, fishing for antiques and haggis!

33 stunning photos which prove that spring in Scotland is staggeringly beautiful

by April 22, 2016

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

Don’t hibernate this winter – have your own Winterwatch break in Scotland

by January 8, 2016

If you were lucky enough to have wings, would you fly to the milder climes of the south to wait...

The annual nature show BBC Winterwatch returns to Scotland in 2016

by January 8, 2016

‘Summertime, and the livin’ is easy (…)’; so the song goes. But when the daylight hours shorten, temperatures decrease and...

Robert Burns and Burns Night celebrations 2016

by December 9, 2015

Celebrated annually on Robert Burns’ birthday, 25 January, Burns Night gathers Scots around the world to pay tribute to the...

Lights, camera, adventure! Filming Macbeth on Isle of Skye

by September 14, 2015

Skye is no stranger to Hollywood. A stunning landscape of jagged and majestic hills tearing through misty skies and crystal-clear...

Discover hidden Scotland at Doors Open Days 2015

by August 19, 2015

* Update: Bookmark this page as Doors Open Days will be returning in 2016 and we will be posting about it closer...

Scotland – #1 Cinematic Destination in the world

by June 16, 2015

*** Drum roll please! *** Scotland is the winner of the world’s BEST Cinematic Destination. Whoop whoop! We’re not too...

7 ways to ramp up the glamour of your picnic

by June 5, 2015

Fancy something extravagant for your next picnic date? Just a few special touches can help to turn your picnic party...

8 ideas for ideal picnic pastimes with a Scottish twist

by June 5, 2015

Perhaps the very best thing about picnics is that you can really embrace the great outdoors; Scotland is just one...

Picnic Butler for hire. Meet Jack Black – at your service in Scotland

by June 5, 2015

For those of you who like to picnic in style but don’t particularly enjoy the setting up or cleaning parts,...

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