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  Hayley Orr

Hayley lives in West Lothian and loves exploring Scotland. Some of her favourite things include whisky, Shetland ponies and sunny days.

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Sunny or rainy? Find fun things to do come rain or shine

With balmy days and lush green scenery, summer in Scotland is a magical time. But yes, even in the summer...

Q&A with endurance cyclist Mark Beaumont

What makes a record breaking athlete tick? We ask long distance cyclist and ultra-endurance adventurer, Mark Beaumont, 15 questions as...

12 stunning pub walks in Scotland

Walking in Scotland might be one of the best ways to explore, but it’s also guaranteed to work up your...

The Scottish Snowdrop Festival 2017: snowdrops take a star turn

Each year the Scottish Snowdrop Festival gathers together some of the best gardens and woodlands where you can see swathes...

8 iconic film locations in Scotland

From settings for well-loved TV shows to famous film locations, Scotland’s jaw-dropping landscapes dazzle on screen, but nothing beats the...

13 Haunted Places in Scotland That Will Give You the Creeps

Are you ready for Halloween? 31 October is fast approaching and, if the legends are to be believed, you’d better...

5 stunning cycle routes on Scotland’s islands

As well as being great exercise, cycling is also one of the best ways to absorb the stunning beauty of...

Edinburgh International Film Festival – 70 years young this year!

Fancy a night at the movies? The Edinburgh International Film Festival is now just weeks away (it runs from 15...

Scottish tartan – explained

Wondering which tartan you can wear? If there’s a clan tartan out there for you? Or what the difference is...

12 stunning Scottish walks with awe-inspiring natural features en route

Hidden beaches, otherworldly rock formations, silvery waterfalls, sea caves, mountains and much more… when it comes to natural wonders Scotland’s...

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