The Bridge House – Ballintuim

The Bridge House – Ballintuim

Only a few hours north of Edinburgh is the picturesque area of Perthshire; often referred to as the gateway to the highlands. This area of stunning natural beauty has been a favourite of mine since childhood. From its rolling hills, endless woodlands and meandering rivers, Perthshire is truly a captivating and mesmerising area. I often travel up at least once a year in order rekindle old memories and ignite new [...]

Fingal – Scotland’s Luxury Floating Hotel

Fingal – Scotland’s Luxury Floating Hotel

Since Fingal’s official launch in the beginning of 2019, I have been longing to stay at this unique hotel. Fingal, a former Northern lighthouse board ship is a new £5million development by The Royal Yacht Britannia’s trading company: Royal Yacht Enterprises. Set in the historic Port of Leith this beautiful ship has been meticulously transformed [...]

Hermes Mykonos Hotel – Mykonos

Hermes Mykonos Hotel – Mykonos

Elevated above Mykonos Town and with unrivalled views of the Aegean Sea is the luxurious Hermes Mykonos Hotel. Its brilliantly white and simplistic sugar cube exterior instantly draws you into its traditionally quant yet contemporary atmosphere. This hotel looks characteristically Mykonian from the outside, however, inside it harbors a luxurious and carefully formulated interior, designed [...]

Borthwick Castle – Luxury Private Accommodation

Borthwick Castle – Luxury Private Accommodation

On a crispy winter morning I drive slowly through the Scottish countryside. I admire the rolling hills and often forget that just thirty minutes away from the centre of Edinburgh, we are surrounded with such tranquillity and beauty. In this quiet and serene valley I head to the impressive Borthwick Castle. Built in 1430 by [...]

Scottish Stays

Scottish Stays

It’s that time of year when you just want to hibernate in the warmth and relax after the manic festive period. So why not treat yourself to a night or weekend away. Escapism is always the key and I have given you my ~#high5 of hotels and accommodation in Scotland from Edinburgh, Glasgow and beyond [...]