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  James Boyle

James is the Assistant Search & Social Media Manager at VisitScotland. Originally from Australia, he now lives in Edinburgh and enjoys travel, rugby and perfecting the art of making pancakes.

Camping in the heart of wild Scotland

by October 9, 2012

  If this doesn’t make you want to go camping in the Highlands, we don’t know what will. Terry Abraham...

In case you missed it: Michael Phelps putts his way to glory

by October 8, 2012

Just when you thought he was going to keep a low profile in retirement… Michael Phelps was in Scotland late...

Why Orkney is the centre of ancient Britain (Guardian)

by October 8, 2012

There was a great article posted over at the Guardian website on the weekend written by Robin Mckie, who travelled...

Escape to the Enchanted Forest

by October 5, 2012

  If you’re visiting Pitlochry in the next few weeks, consider yourself very lucky! The town is celebrating the 10th...

The Fairy Pools of the Isle of Skye (Travel Patch)

by October 5, 2012

  The Isle of Skye, what a stunning place! It’s been the host shooting location for many popular movies in...

Cycling in the Scottish Borders (AOL Travel)

by October 4, 2012

  One of the things I’ve learned whilst living in Scotland is that when the weather is great outside, you...

All’s Well That Ends Well: 72 Hours in Edinburgh (Gear Patrol)

by October 3, 2012

I recently came across a great article written by Jeremy Burger for Gear Patrol about what to see and do...

The low-tech, high-stakes way to sail Scotland (WSJ)

by October 2, 2012

A nice piece here about sailing in Scotland published in the Wall Street Journal by Robert Macfarlane, who sailed around...

6 ideas for weekend breaks in Scotland (Tripify)

by October 2, 2012

Are you planning weekend break in Scotland some time soon? Looking for some ideas on what this weekend could entail? With ‘staycations’ becoming...

Amy Macdonald: What I love about Glasgow

by September 26, 2012

                    I recently found this Amy Macdonald interview from last month...

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