The Blog

 Steve Duncan

Steve loves Scotland's great outdoors and is a keen hill walker and mountain biker and also enjoys an occasional dram of Speyside or Islay single malt.

 Latest Posts

8 cycling events in Scotland you won’t want to miss

Invented in 1839, by Dumfries-shire raised Kirkpatrick Macmillan, Scotland is the spiritual home of the bicycle which makes perfect sense...

Midsummer Nights in Scotland

From a music festival to a beach barbecue and spectacular sunsets over beautiful vistas, to a dusk walk at 10pm,...

Go behind the doors of Scotland’s newest whisky distilleries in 2019

You may already know that Scotland is rightly famed for producing the world’s finest whiskies, but did you know that...

6 Scottish mountain biking events you won’t want to miss

Scotland is quite simply one of the finest places to mountain bike on the planet. Period. With over 30 dedicated mountain...

Scottish sailing events you won’t want to miss in 2019

Some of the finest sailing waters in the world are to be found here in Scotland. Discover secluded coves, explore...

All aboard for Scotland’s Rail Ale Trails

Visiting our craft breweries and brewpubs is a great way to get a real taste of Scotland. They offer wonderful...

Top Cook Schools in Scotland – create great plates of food!

It’s fair to say that staying in is the new going out, which in turn has led to a surge in...

Get out of the Kitchin and try Tom’s favourite restaurants

When one of Scotland’s most prolific chefs offers you some recommendations on where to eat in Scotland, it’s time to...

Scottish Tree Festival 2018: See the wood and the trees this autumn!

There’s no question about it – Scotland has some of the most beautiful and cherished landscapes in the world. Each...

Scotland Food & Drink Fortnight 2018

For some, Scotland is unknown in the world of global cuisine. Sure, our warming whiskies, hearty haggis and shortbread are...

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