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!

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,...

14 tips how to throw le pique-nique extraordinaire in Scotland

by June 5, 2015

Thinking of throwing a picnic party but don’t feel too savvy as a host or hostess? Don’t worry – picnics...

Scotland’s top picnic spots with breathtaking scenery

by June 5, 2015

When it comes to planning a picnic, it really is location, location, location.  Whether you’re after a secluded, romantic setting...

9 reasons to picnic in Scotland this summer

by June 5, 2015

Let’s admit it- who doesn’t like picnics?! There are very few of life’s pleasures that are as simple yet enjoyable...

Long-lost Star Wars companion film Black Angel brought back to life

by May 13, 2015

The for-decades-considered-lost-but-not-forgotten short fantasy film Black Angel has been rediscovered and is once again brought back to life. Commissioned by...

10 comforting things to do to beat the Droughtlander

by March 26, 2015

We know that some of you have been an impatient bunch of Heughligans and Sassenachs and have been at loss...

24 Doors of Advent: Edinburgh’s giant real-life advent calendar

by December 4, 2014

For the first time, this year Edinburgh is bringing you a giant real-life advent calendar with a twist! Each day...

Dan Winch on What We Did On Our Holiday

by September 15, 2014

Written and directed by the creators of the hit BBC sitcom Outnumbered – Guy Jenkin and Andy Hamilton – What...

EXCLUSIVE: A series of interview videos with Outlander’s author

by September 5, 2014

She is one of the world’s best-selling and phenomenally successful writers, and her appearances invoke wild hoots and applauses from her...

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