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  Sophie Cameron

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

Literary tales from Scotland’s pubs and bars

by August 28, 2014

William Faulkner once said, “The tools I need for my work are paper, tobacco, food, and a little whisky.” If...

Isle of May reserve manager David Pickett answers your questions

by August 27, 2014

Ever dreamt about living on a remote island with only seals and seabirds for neighbours? It’s all part of the...

Celebrate 50 years of the Forth Road Bridge at the Forth Bridges Festival

by August 20, 2014

The Forth Rail and Road Bridges are amongst Scotland’s best-known sights, transporting thousands of travellers to and from the Kingdom...

Discover Scotland’s best-kept secrets at Doors Open Days in September

by August 19, 2014

  Scotland is full of surprises – whether you’re visiting for the first time or holiday here every chance you...

July’s brilliant moments, as seen on Instagram

by August 8, 2014

Summer is flying by, and July has seen our Instagram page overflowing once again with fantastic fan pictures taken around Scotland. From action shots...

Scotland’s great rail journeys

by July 23, 2014

More than just a manner of getting from A to B, a train journey around Scotland can be one of...

Comics, quizzes and cosplay at Glasgow Comic Con 2014

by July 1, 2014

If the words “jings”, “crivens” and “help ma Boab” mean anything to you, you’ll know that comics have been an important...

Quirky tales from Scotland’s pubs and bars

by June 18, 2014

In Scotland, a trip to the pub often involves more than just a drink and a chat: it can mean...

Outer Hebrides featured in Lonely Planet’s Best in Europe 2014

by June 11, 2014

We’re saying meal ur naidheachd (that’s Gaelic for congratulations) to the Outer Hebrides, as the islands have made it into...

May’s brilliant moments, as seen on Instagram

by June 5, 2014

Whether it’s lazy days in city parks, hard-earned mountaintop views or boat trips around the coast, we love seeing how...

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