The Blog

  Sophie Cameron

Originally from the Black Isle, Sophie lives in Edinburgh and spends most of her time reading, running and roaming around Scotland.

Solar eclipse on the cards

by March 13, 2015

Step outside next Friday morning, and you might notice dogs barking, birdsong disappearing and an atmospheric twilight passing over Scotland....

15 amazing places to go for a run or jog in Scotland

by February 25, 2015

Race season is coming up, and for joggers that means it’s time to lace up the running shoes and get...

Books, bowling and Broadway at LGBT History Month 2015

by February 5, 2015

Hogmanay in Scotland is always a night to remember, but for some revellers last year’s celebrations were particularly memorable! On...

December’s brilliant moments, as seen on Instagram

by January 14, 2015

2014 truly was a year to remember in Scotland, with thousands of visitors enjoying the country’s landscapes, activities, food and...

15 breathtaking photos of Scotland’s winter wonderlands

by December 11, 2014

From snowcapped mountains to glittering cities, crisp mornings to starry nights, winter is one of the most beautiful times of...

Find inspiration and motivation at Scotland’s creative writing retreats

by November 18, 2014

From home-grown talents such as Robert Burns and Muriel Spark to global bestsellers including Shakespeare, Hergé and J. K. Rowling,...

Get reading for Book Week Scotland 2014

by November 6, 2014

I wouldn’t normally recommend getting lost when you’re in Scotland, but I’ll make an exception for Book Week. Taking place...

Experience the magic of a Night in the Garden at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

by November 4, 2014

Though the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh looks beautiful all year round, this winter the much-loved garden is set to receive...

10 great craft beers to try while you’re in Scotland

by October 27, 2014

With an average of three new breweries popping up every week, the UK’s craft beer revolution shows no signs of...

Glasgay! Festival turns 21

by October 7, 2014

Glasgay! Festival turns 21 this month, celebrating its coming of age in what has been a monumental year for its...

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