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Scotland on Sunday Croatia & Montenegro

| September 29, 2016 | Reply
Scotland on Sunday Croatia & Montenegro

I’ve had a long love affair with Croatia over the years. Since my first visit during the early 1990s I have been dozens of times, travelling all over the country and penning hundreds of articles on this most beguiling of countries, as well as six guidebooks.   I headed back recently to report back on […]

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My Travel Writing

| January 2, 2016 | Reply
My Travel Writing

When I first started, the role of a travel writer was relatively simple. I wrote for a flurry of newspapers and magazines across the world. Despite the arrival of digital, print is still a massive part of my business. I write regular pieces for Scottish newspapers such as The Scotsman, Scotland on Sunday, the Sunday […]

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Sunday Post Travel Article on Dalmatia in Croatia

| August 30, 2014 | Reply
Sunday Post Travel Article on Dalmatia in Croatia

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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Group Leisure Cover Travel Story on South Africa

| February 13, 2014 | Reply
Group Leisure Cover Travel Story on South Africa

Here is a link (below) to a cover story on South Africa I wrote for Group Leisure Magazine. A truly wonderful country and great to tell group travel organisers about at least a decent sprinkling of its finest charms. Article LINK HERE.

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Scotsman Travel Article on Short Break in Macau

| February 12, 2014 | Reply
Scotsman Travel Article on Short Break in Macau

Below is a Scotsman ’48 Hours In’ article I wrote on the glorious ex-Portuguese territory of Macau, now a Special Administrative Region of China. Emirates now fly twice daily to Hong Kong from Glasgow via Dubai with beds in Business and First, with direct ferry connections from the airport to Macau. Lonely Planet’s Hong Kong […]

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Top 5 Reasons You Should Go on a Cruise

| November 28, 2013 | Reply
Top 5 Reasons You Should Go on a Cruise

These days a cruise is often seen as something that everyone should do at least once in a lifetime. Indeed many first timers find that they love cruising so much that they really catch the bug and want to head out on more and more cruising adventures. 1. Escape Day to Day Life A cruise […]

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Cultural Moscow Article for Upward Curve Private Jet Magazine

| August 16, 2013 | Reply

Just had another article published n Upward Curve, the private jet magazine.   This time it is on cultural Moscow, a colourful sweep around the city, lively cultural scene, a scene that sheds light on this deeply historic country.   On as a PDF below or just click to go to it, enjoy! MOSCOW (1)

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