ewan grant
2 Mins
Ewan Grant has worked in some of the UK’s finest establishments and now has the privilege of being general manager at Borthwick Castle , a luxury, exclusive use Scottish castle on the outskirts of Edinburgh. “Anyone who has travelled to the castle will understand its appeal,” he says. “It breathes history, mystery and magic. I am a very proud Scotsman and working somewhere with such rich heritage and so immaculately...
Ewan Grant / Borthwick castle / Edinburgh
48 hours in Scotland: Travel review
3 Mins
After spending 20 years in London, I moved home to Scotland a year ago and settled in Edinburgh. But even after all that time I still hadn’t managed to venture to the West, so booked a long...
Scotland / Glasgow / city break
Weekenders:Ardgartan Argyll
3 Mins
In my imagination when it comes to travel , I’m the sort of parent who embraces nature and takes my young son camping, building fires, singing around said fire, building dens, foraging and...
lodge / Travel / Scotland
Orkney and Shetland: The ultimate escape
5 Mins
When I think of Orkney and Shetland, I’m guilty of summoning the stereotypes: beautiful scenery but Baltic, quaint shops but tourist tat, steeped in history but slightly boring. But with...
Scotland / Travel / orkney and shetland
Escape to Aberdeenshire with Skene House Hotel Apartments
3 Mins
Whether it’s a romantic getaway, family gathering, or just a bunch of pals looking for a great weekend in Aberdeen , Skene House Hotel Apartments offer space for everyone to relax and...
Skene House Hotel Apartments / aberdeenshire / holiday
Our favourite find: Eilean Shona
1 Min
Imagine a jaw-dropping hideaway on a stunning secluded island with no expense spared comfort. Following a full year’s restoration, an outpost on the remote north shore of the private island...
Eilean Shona / Travel / holiday inspiration
Ian Rankin's Secret Edinburgh
< 1 Min
Author Ian Rankin reveals his favourite parts of Edinburgh and uncovers areas of the capital tourists often miss in this new film from Richard Nicholls of Swift Films . From vast green...
Ian Rankin / Edinburgh / swift films
Top 10 Scottish outdoor pursuits
5 Mins
Victoria Bushnell uncovers 10 beautiful Scottish destinations with perfect outdoor pursuits. 1. Renowned for its stunning coastal scenery and sea life, the Isle of Mull is the second...
Scotland / Travel / Outdoor pursuits