Scotland – Gory Stories Walking Tour of Edinburgh

Scotland – Gory Stories Walking Tour of Edinburgh

There is a number of walking tours in Edinburgh and for the girls we opted for a kiddies one called Gory Stories by Mercat Tours! It was pretty gory but fortunately all those bits were dialogue, so no actual scary sights or sounds. We learnt all about the history of...
Scotland – The Royal Yacht Brittania

Scotland – The Royal Yacht Brittania

My favourite tour in Edinburgh was the one we did of the Royal Yacht Britannia. This is the former royal yacht of the British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, and was in service from 1954 until 1997. It is in pristine condition and the tour was so informative especially...
Scotland – Edinburgh Castle

Scotland – Edinburgh Castle

Our first stop of our long weekend in Scotland was to visit Edinburgh Castle. We walked up the Royal Mile and had timed our informal tour perfectly as the skies were blue, the sun setting casting a warm glow over the stone walls and the city. We enjoyed visiting the...
Scotland – The Whisky Experience

Scotland – The Whisky Experience

It goes without saying that when you viist Scotland you need to try whisky. As Liam is not a big whisky drinker we decided it would be a great opportunity to learn all about it and fortunately for us the Whisky Tasting Experience in Edinburgh is conveniently located...
Friday Flowers – A Christmas Wreath Alternative

Friday Flowers – A Christmas Wreath Alternative

I usually only hang up a wreath on my front door, but this year I keep finding such beautiful and unique ones that I may just have to have a few ones on the indoor doors and walls as well. My favourite I found so far is not really a wreath per say, but would work...