More bold than old The Old Mill Inn is tucked away just off the main road in picturesque Pitlochry. It was the winner of the Scottish Hotel Awards' national Inn of the year in 2016 and has won a host of other awards since the building was revived under new management just a few years before -
What's Victoria's secret? Victoria's is a family-run restaurant on the main road in Pitlochry. It doesn't have that in-the-moment hipster design, but what it does have is a warm and cosy feeling - an American mom & pop restaurant feel perhaps. We'd been to Victoria's a few years ago and returned just before Christmas as
Inn of the Year 2016! Something keeps bringing us back to the Tay and Tummel valleys, having stayed over in Pitlochry, Dunkeld, Bankfoot and Aberfeldy numerous times over the last few years. We first visited the Old Mill Inn in 2013, just after it had changed hands, and by 2014 it had already been voted Inn of the
The Enchanted Forest, the amazing light show in Faskally Wood, Pitlochry has launched for the 15th year. This year the theme is shimmer with some stunning views as usual. For The Enchanted Forest's most ambitious display to date, organisers have not only lit up Faskally Wood but have provided a show that provides fantastic
Fine dining in the heart of Perthshire Mr Foodie and I had a night away at Moness Resort to sample their food and get out of the city for some well-deserved fresh air. Resort Overview Moness Resort sits on the outskirts of Aberfeldy which is very easy to get to from the A9 and a lovely drive through
Atholl Arms in Dunkeld - An ideal getaway You certainly can't miss The Atholl Arms Hotel standing above the banks of the river Tay on the main shopping street in Dunkeld. Beside the Thomas Telford bridge, it seems to act as a guard and welcome to the town as you cross over the longest river in Scotland from Birnam.
Gleneagles, Perthshire scenery, blanket, snacks and an iconic film On Friday 23rd September and Saturday 24th September Gleneagles are holding a cinema night with a difference. Sitting outside in the Perthshire sun (hopefully!) you'll be able to relax with your blanket, some snacks (they'll have freshly made popcorn; an ice cream delivery bike; pick 'n'
The Enchanted Forest to release more than 65,000 tickets for a shimmering Autumn spectacle The Enchanted Forest, Perthshire's award-winning sound and light show in the woods, is back for its 15th year - with an event that's set to wow visitors and also benefit local charities. This year, more than 65,000 tickets are going on
It's not long until T in the Park so Tennents are upping the music ante with some hub action around Scotland. Sunday 30th June Musical Bingo at King Tuts, Glasgow 6pm - 8:30 Wash Bar, Edinburgh - The Moonkids at 5:30 Friday 3rd July Campus, Glasgow - Medicine Men/Schnarff Schnarff, 7:30pm Three Sisters, Edinburgh -
As part of our visit to Gleneagles, we got the chance to visit one of their local suppliers, Stewart Tower Dairy. With the well known price squeezing for milk, farms like Stewart Tower Dairy have had to diversify. 70 lovely Holstein Fresian ladies provide the raw material for their home made ice cream, which is