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7 Great Places to Eat in Scotland

7 Great Places to Eat in Scotland

| January 3, 2015 | Reply

I love food and writing about Scotland’s glorious natural larder. If you do too then I think you will probably enjoy this tastebud tingling tour of Scotland I have put together for those lovely people over at Rough Guides – enjoy! http://bit.ly/ScotFood

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#Blogmanay – World Class Social Media Meets Hogmanay

#Blogmanay – World Class Social Media Meets Hogmanay

| January 2, 2015 | Reply

Most people have heard of Hogmanay, Scotland’s wild New Year party. Edinburgh is the epicentre of Hogmanay with a three day extravaganza now bashing on through from Dec 30-Jan 1. Edinburgh’s Hogmanay has been joined of late by a brilliant new social media and blog initiative, #Blogmanay. I’ve been involved for the last few years […]

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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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