The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square
1 Min
Formerly The Roxburghe, The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square has just reopened after a £25 million refurb by the same team who recently transformed The George Hotel. Expect elegant suites kitted out in heritage fabrics with cosy fireplaces, retro details and stunning city views across Charlotte Square Gardens. Keep your eyes peeled too for the opening of in-house restaurant BABA next month, offering Eastern-inspired cuisine from the chefs behind Glasgow’s popular...
The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square / Edinburgh / Principal Hotels
Home from home in Edinburgh
3 Mins
Lead image: The Dunstane Three new city boltholes have opened providing the perfect solution when you have visitors coming to town or fancy an indulgent night away. The pied a terre...
Edinburgh / Home from home / Staycation
Live like a local: Luxury holidays
6 Mins
They say if you really want to get to know a city, you should live like a local. So for your next holiday , forget checking into a generic chain hotel and instead opt for the ‘home-from-...
onefinestay / Holidays / Travel
Escape to Nicaragua
6 Mins
Don’t tell anyone but Siri Elise Dybdal just might have found your next dream holiday . Here's the lowdown on her secret escape to Nicaragua... Costa Rica has long been a popular tourist...
nicaragua / travel review / holiday
Best of both worlds at Gamefield
6 Mins
Want the luxury of a five-star hotel with the freedom of a self-catering rental? Look no further… Carrie Mitchell summons her girl gang for a few blissful days living like ladies of leisure...
gamefield / perthshire / travel review
Family adventures at Mains of Taymouth Country Estate
5 Mins
Taking four kids on holiday might sound like hard work but Laura Wood finds it’s not so taxing at Mains of Taymouth Country Estate in Kenmore. “Look at the size of the paddling pool… it’s...
Mains of Taymouth / Family holiday / travel review
Aikwood Tower – the height of luxury
5 Mins
New mum Nicky Howden embarks on her first holiday en famille at the rather grand Aikwood Tower in the Scottish Borders. The wish list was admittedly pretty long: a luxurious, atmospheric...
aikwood tower / scottish borders / travel review
The dream job: Travel commissioning editor
3 Mins
Going on holiday for a living might sound like the impossible dream, but it’s not. Meet The Sunday Times Travel Magazine’s Lucy Thackray... I worked hard to get my job. First, I did an...
Travel / careers / interview
The best walks in Edinburgh and Glasgow
2 Mins
We put our heads together to give you some of our favourite places to go a-wandering. Here are some of the best walks in Edinburgh and Glasgow. Edinburgh River Almond Walkway Suggested...
walks / Edinburgh / Glasgow
Vietnam: The ultimate travel guide
10 Mins
Anna Matheson discovers the best of Vietnam in an action-packed two-week trip . Check out her must-dos, must-sees and must-buys... Fly into capital city Hanoi The centre of Vietnam’s...
vietnam / Travel / review