New Year Escape 2018 – Day Four

New Year Escape 2018 – Day Four

Bratislava – Day Four After our previous day’s adventures, we started day four by heading to Kamzik TV tower, about a 90-minute walk from the old town – well, we were going to walk but the day we decided to visit it started to snow – just our luck! So, NotRead More…

Christmas Countdown – Tomatin Distillery tour

Christmas Countdown – Tomatin Distillery tour

Win a Taste of Tomatin for 2 people Although it may not be one of the more well-known whisky brands in Scotland, Tomatin is an award-winning Highland whisky. Producing single malt whisky since 1897, their distillery can be found 16 miles south of Inverness and 15 miles north of AviemoreRead More…

Travel: Girona for Game of Thrones fans

Travel: Girona for Game of Thrones fans

Geek out on Game of Thrones sight seeing in Girona Girona is a beautiful city and an ideal destination for a short break in Europe.  If you are a Game of Thrones fan you should know about Girona.  The historic centre is extremely walkable and you can easily geek outRead More…

Attraction: Mackintosh at the GSA tour

Attraction: Mackintosh at the GSA tour

Take in some Glasgow style at the GSA As a Glaswegian blogger I often find myself in the situation where I’m asked to recommend touristy places in Glasgow. “How about the Tenement museum?” Um. Never been. “What about a tour around the Glasgow School of Art?” Er…aside from the occasionalRead More…

Walking lunch food tour in Glasgow

Walking lunch food tour in Glasgow

The story of the city in four courses Mr and Mrs Foodie are a couple of history geeks so we’ve been on many a walking tour in Glasgow, usually for Doors Open Day, but have only ever encountered one other food-specific walking tour in Scotland. Earlier this year we visitedRead More…

Isle of Arran Distillery Visitor Centre celebrates award success

Isle of Arran Distillery Visitor Centre celebrates award success

The visitor centre of the award-winning Isle of Arran Distillery has been recognised for the second year running in the Scottish Field Whisky Challenge. The Isle of Arran Distillery Visitor centre retained its title as the Best Distillery Visitor Experience, we will have to go over and see them. WhichRead More…

Feature: MSC Splendida tour and new Cuba cruise for winter 2015-6

Feature: MSC Splendida tour and new Cuba cruise for winter 2015-6

MSC is one of the main cruise operators in Europe (the largest in the Mediterranean) and the MSC Splendida is one of the world’s top ten largest cruise ships, with 18 decks and capacity for 3,274 passengers and 1,370 crew. As one of The Fantasia-class of ships they are acclaimed within the cruise industryRead More…

Moving the Scot’s Way: A foodie trip to Skye, Scotland

Moving the Scot’s Way: A foodie trip to Skye, Scotland

It’s not every day that a car rental company offers you the chance to showcase the country you love, visit some fabulous places along the way, and of course drive an amazing car to show how we would celebrate St. Andrews Day like true Scots! We don’t have a car so whenRead More…