Glencoe, you took my breath away..

So after Loch Ness and Ben Nevis, we were pretty sure the A82 road couldn't deliver anymore of the goods. Oh, weren't we wrong! After leaving the Aonach Mor and their breathtaking gondola rides, we kept on driving until we reached the area of Glencoe. So, before I purge out every possible descriptive word known to men … Continue reading Glencoe, you took my breath away..

Head in the clouds.

In my true family fashion, we were jam-packing our days to the absolute last second. After we'd ticked off Loch Ness and Urquhart Castle, we were speeding towards the highest mountain in the British Isles, Ben Nevis. Ben, of course, had been looming over us for awhile now but as we got closer, the colossal … Continue reading Head in the clouds.

Searchin’ for Nessie.

Heyoo - Due to the last couple of weeks being an absolute blur, I'm a bit behind in my stories. I'm back home in Australia now, but am telling them as if I was still up to date with my travels. J.x  We left Newtonmore and headed up to Inverness which we would bypass completely … Continue reading Searchin’ for Nessie.

Cliffs, Gardens and a Fairytale Castle

We left Irene’s with a mission to fit in as much as we could for the day. First cab off the rank was the Buller’s of Buchan, which was v. v. exciting, as there are about three things in this world named after our last name Buchan. In Scotland however, it is lovely because we … Continue reading Cliffs, Gardens and a Fairytale Castle


Ahh Edinburgh, the big old grey city with a wealth of history and a rich Scottish culture. I know cities tend to just be the same, but there’s just something about Edinburgh that makes it unique. It might have something to do with the huge castle plonked on top of the hill overlooking the city, … Continue reading Edinburgh!