Category: See & Do

Edinburgh International Science Festival

| April 3, 2015 | Reply
Edinburgh International Science Festival

Hands up if you think science is, well, just a little boring? Well I’m hopefully about to change your mind, or rather the Edinburgh International Science Festival is! Edinburgh these days is no longer just about its world famous summer festival in August. There are myriad festivals throughout the year and I’ll be taking my […]

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Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

| December 6, 2014 | Reply
Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

Scotland does not celebrate New Year. It doesn’t need to as it boasts Hogmanay. You’d expect quite a party from the nation that brought the world its turn of the year anthem, Auld Lang Syne. And there is nothing quite like Hogmanay in the Scottish capital. Edinburgh’s party has become legendary across the globe and […]

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Ready, Steady, Ceilidh! Edinburgh Festival Fringe

| August 5, 2014 | Reply
Ready, Steady, Ceilidh! Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Ready, Steady, Ceilidh! at Edinburgh Festival Fringe If you are looking for an interactive Edinburgh Festival Fringe experience for all the family, then Ready, Steady, Ceilidh! is for you. An engaging introduction to that old mainstay of Scottish culture, the Ceilidh – a traditional Scottish party with music, dancing, stories and jokes – the show […]

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Golf in Fife Scotland

| September 12, 2013 | Reply
Golf in Fife Scotland

St Andrews is renowned the world over as the Home of Golf and it is hard to argue with this epithet. Home of the Royal and Ancient, the Old Course and host to the British Open more often than anywhere else, in St Andrews golf runs through the residents’ veins. Fife, though, has much more […]

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Golf in the Scottish Borders

| May 14, 2013 | Reply
Golf in the Scottish Borders

While the likes of Perthshire, Aberdeen City and Shire and Ayrshire grab all the global golf headlines, the Scottish Borders remain a bit of a golfing secret. This is surprising given that this extremely accessible region boasts more than 20 courses that offer everything from testing parkland 18-hole challenges, through to family friendly nine-hole courses […]

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Golf in the Scottish Highlands

| May 14, 2013 | Reply
Golf in the Scottish Highlands

When it comes to Golf in the Scottish Highlands the big buzz today surrounds Castle Stuart, a superb links overlooking the Moray Firth, which recently held the Scottish Open. On opening in 2009 the course debuted at No. 56 in Golf Magazine’s Top 100 global courses. The first Scottish Open held here in 2011 was […]

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Golf in Dumfries & Galloway

| April 23, 2013 | Reply
Golf in Dumfries & Galloway

With 200 miles of wildly beautiful coastline and mile upon mile of rolling countryside stretching off towards the Southern Uplands Dumfries & Galloway is ideal golf country. Indeed the region boasts over 30 courses. This southern dame offers everything from tough championship courses, through to more genteel affairs with the hand of the legendary course […]

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Golf in East Lothian Scotland

| April 21, 2013 | Reply
Golf in East Lothian Scotland

Golf is inexorably woven into the culture of East Lothian with over 20 courses. Indeed it has a claim to being the real ‘Home of Golf’. Musselburgh Links’ Old Course is recognised by the Guinness Book of Records as the world’s oldest. Playing this nine-hole gem, bathed in golfing history with Arthur’s Seat in the […]

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Golf in Ayrshire and the Isle of Arran

| April 21, 2013 | Reply
Golf in Ayrshire and the Isle of Arran

Golfing regions don’t come any more iconic than Ayrshire. The birthplace of the British Open Championship boasts some of the most famous names in the game – Turnberry, Royal Troon and Prestwick. The land of the legendary ‘Duel in the Sun’, though, also offers options to suit all skill levels across more than 45 courses, […]

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Golf in Perthshire

| April 17, 2013 | Reply
Golf in Perthshire

Perthshire will be the focus of the golfing world on 26 September 2014 when the Ryder Cup descends on Gleneagles in a blaze of publicity, a stellar cast of golf’s superstars and some seriously compelling golfing action. Now is your chance to get in before the rest of the world finds out all about Gleneagles’ […]

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