Category: Scottish Blogs

My Travel Blogs for @Scotrail

| October 24, 2017 | Reply
My Travel Blogs for @Scotrail

Who is not a fan of a railway trip? There is something about catching the train somewhere that no other mode of transport for me than come close to. It’s the sheer romance, the epic promise of both the journey and the destination. What’s not to like? I’ve visited over 100 countries as a travel […]

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My Scotland Blogs for @GaelHH

| October 24, 2017 | Reply
My Scotland Blogs for @GaelHH

I’ve known about Gael Holiday Homes for a while now and I’m delighted to announce that I’m now researching and writing a couple of blogs a month for them. They boast an eclectic range self-catering throughout my favourite part of the planet – the Highlands of Scotland. We are talking everything from swish city apartments […]

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Scottish Travel Blogs for @VisitScotland

| March 24, 2016 | 2 Replies
Scottish Travel Blogs for @VisitScotland

If you have spent time on this website, searched for me on the Internet or even met me on my travels you will quickly realise that there is one country amongst the 100+ I have visited as a travel writer, blogger and broadcaster that I am especially passionate about. It is, of course, my native […]

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My Daily Record Blogs

| January 11, 2016 | Reply
My Daily Record Blogs

The Daily Record launched city ‘What’s On’ guides to Scotland’s cities at the start of 2016.   I’m glad to say I will be helping out writing blogs on Edinburgh’s food and drink scene, which I have been covering since I started travel writing in 1997.   Links to the blogs are below.   7 hip […]

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My @WelcomeScotland Blogs

| January 3, 2016 | Reply
My @WelcomeScotland Blogs

I am the resident blogger for Welcome to Scotland, the largest travel website in Scotland, which is owned by the Landmark Press.   Each week my blog covers my travels to different parts of the country, major events like Hogmanay, Top 10 Lists and much, much more. I also run the Twitter account for Welcome to Scotland, […]

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My @ScotlandNow Blogs

| January 3, 2016 | 1 Reply
My @ScotlandNow Blogs

I write weekly travel blogs for the Scottish website, Scotland Now. This massive Trinity Mirror owned website (over five million hits a month) is designed ‘For Scots Everywhere’, so whether you have lived here all your life, have never been and have Scottish ancestry, or are just even interested in finding more about travelling to and around Scotland […]

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Travel Blogs for @CalMacFerries

| January 2, 2016 | Reply
Travel Blogs for @CalMacFerries

I have always loved the CalMac ferries that supply lifeline and tourist services to the myriad islands of Scotland’s wild and wildly beautiful west coast. Here is a link to the main blog page, where you can find my monthly travel blogs. Here are links to some of them:   Wild Cowal – Home to […]

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My Insider Scotland Blogs

| January 2, 2016 | Reply
My Insider Scotland Blogs

Insider Scotland is the Scottish travel website that I set up and am the Managing Editor of. Almost all of the content (blogs and online features) and photos on there are mine. There are 100s of pages and there would be 1,000s more if I did not spend quite so much time blogging for other Scottish […]

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