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Idtagit – Keep Your Belongings & Baggage Safe on the Road.

Idtagit – Keep Your Belongings & Baggage Safe on the Road.

| December 6, 2014 | Reply

The more you travel the more likely it is that one day you are going to come up against that anxiety inducing traveller’s nightmare. I am talking about losing one of your valuables or even your main travel bag. This can heavily impact on your trip, or even ruin it completely. Fortunately help is on […]

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My Autumn 2014 Scotsman Scottish Travel Supplement

My Autumn 2014 Scotsman Scottish Travel Supplement

| October 26, 2014 | Reply

Love doing Scottish travel supplements for The Scotsman as I can write about some of my favourite places in the country, as well as some of favourite places to eat, drink and stay. I hope you enjoy reading this even a little as much as I enjoyed writing it. Just click HERE to go straight to […]

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Top 10 Istanbul Must Dos Blog for Edinburgh Airport

Top 10 Istanbul Must Dos Blog for Edinburgh Airport

| October 26, 2014 | Reply

Just written my first post for Edinburgh Airport. Makes sense to work together as I fly through so often! It is on my trip to Istanbul, one of my favourite cities and a really thrilling place. I share in it my Top 10 Must Dos in Istanbul blog so I hope they help if you […]

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Game of Thrones Dubrovnik Blog for Rough Guides

Game of Thrones Dubrovnik Blog for Rough Guides

| September 27, 2014 | Reply

I’m a huge fan of Dubrovnik, a city in the early 1990s I was thwarted from visiting by the Homeland War. I’ve been back dozens of times since and have penned half a dozen guidebooks to the city. Here is a blog I’ve written for the Rough Guides website that takes you on an active […]

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My Blogs for Historic Scotland – Get Out & Explore Scotland’s History!

My Blogs for Historic Scotland – Get Out & Explore Scotland’s History!

| September 21, 2014 | Reply

I am doing regular blogs for Historic Scotland, which has been a lot of fun and also opened up both historic attractions I’d never visited before, but also new sides to ones I thought I knew well. I’ve popped links to quite a few of the blogs here. Hopefully there will be something to inspire you whether […]

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New Blog on Scotland in Autumn for Cool Places

New Blog on Scotland in Autumn for Cool Places

| September 16, 2014 | Reply

Just done another blog for those lovely folks over at Cool Places. I am their ‘Man in Scotland’ and this blog is on the Top 5 Autumn Places in Scotland. I love all of these explosions of colour so I hope you enjoy them too. Link here.    

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Blog Post on Firth of Forth Top 5 Gems for Embrace Scotland.

Blog Post on Firth of Forth Top 5 Gems for Embrace Scotland.

| September 8, 2014 | Reply

Here is a link to my first blog for those lovely folks at Embrace Scotland. A great crowd to work for and I love what they do. The blog is on my Top 5 Hidden Gems Around the Firth of Forth, my native land. Join me for a wee tour! Just click here.

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Sunday Post Travel Article on Dalmatia in Croatia

Sunday Post Travel Article on Dalmatia in Croatia

| August 30, 2014 | Reply

I’m a huge fan of Croatia and I’ve been going ever since I headed down there in the early 1990s to cover the war. Since then I’ve written six guidebooks to the country and venture back at least once a year. Here is an article for the Sunday Post on my return to Dalmatia in […]

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My Glasgow Photos for Malaysian Airlines

My Glasgow Photos for Malaysian Airlines

| August 18, 2014 | Reply

Here is a piece for Malaysian Airlines on Glasgow I worked on recently.  I just did the photos this time with fellow travel writer writing the copy. I’m a huge fan of Glasgow and hope my photos get even a little of my love of this multifaceted city across.   Thanks go to Visit Scotland […]

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Photo Blog – Commonwealth Games Flotilla 2014

Photo Blog – Commonwealth Games Flotilla 2014

| July 26, 2014 | Reply

Wee photo blog on the brilliant Commonwealth Games Flotilla 2014. I boarded Cal Mac’s newest ship MV Lochinvar to join the largest flotilla ever to sail up Glasgow’s River Clyde (around 250 vessels), from Greenock to the city centre, with everything joining  from ferries to yachts and even one semi naked kayaker! It was a real […]

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