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Forest Walk - Rainy Holiday in Scotland

5 Things to do on a Rainy Holiday in Scotland | Travel

I’ve just returned from a wonderful week in Scotland, where typically, what we had planned was scuppered by the weather. The long range forecast was most definitely not in our favour upon leaving for the north and it rained most of the week. So…

January 8, 2018
5 Happy Things - Hiking

5 Happy Things #20

Hello! It’s been a while hasn’t it?! I have been very busy at work, then decided to go a week without the blog or blog reading on holiday, and it was kind of just what I needed…  I have totally fallen out with my blog…

February 13, 2017

5 Happy Things #19

Hello! Back again today with a 5 Happy Things update. We’ve had a very topsy turvy fortnight and I’ve found myself turing to the positives to keep me going. #1- Scotland holiday We booked our holiday all the way back in February last year!…

January 20, 2017
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Gin Diaries

Rock Rose Gin* | Gin Diaries

Sorry it’s been a while since my last Gin Diaries, but I am back this week with something special. This week is all about Rock Rose gin, a wonderful gin from the north most coastline of mainland Scotland. Now I had been following Rock Rose on…

September 4, 2015
Holiday Round Up_MissPond

#20 My Holiday Round Up | #Blogmas

Hi everyone! I’m just on my way back home from a wonderful week away in Aviemore, Scotland. We walked up snowy mountains, trekked through pretty forests and enjoyed the company of good friends 🙂 Last night we had haggis to celebrate the end of…

December 20, 2014
Christmas Travel

#12 My Holiday | #Blogmas

TOMORROW. TOMORROW! I am off to Aviemore for a week away involving mountains, gin, good friends, a hot tub, a sauna, a tour of the Cairngorm Brewery and maybe some skiing… Please all keep your fingers and toes crossed for an easy journey- there’s…

December 12, 2014

#208 Travel Destinations | Favourite Five

So this week sees the return of my Favourite Five. I thought I’d share my favourite five Travel Destinations. Scotland I fell in love with Scotland a few years ago when I joined my Universities Hiking Club. We go every winter to enjoy snow capped peaks…

October 30, 2014

#176 *Guest Post* About A Nail Explores Scotland

Hi, I’m Helen from About A Nail, I’m a nail art blogger from Manchester. Today I’m guest blogging for MissPond, so in keeping with MissPond’s blog I would blog a little differently than normal! So here goes! I’ve just come back from a lovely trip away to…

September 15, 2014
Health & Fitness Travel

#165 My Love for Scotland

Continuing with my travel theme this week, I want to also share my love for Scotland. UK Breakaways have invited bloggers to enter a competition to share their passion for their favourite UK destination and Scotland, particularly the mountainous regions is mine. A few…

August 28, 2014