Flybe offer a new route to Heathrow

Have you tried out Flybe’s new London Heathrow service which launched at the end of March?  The service will operate four times daily year round and Flybe is the first domestic carrier to begin operating at Heathrow since 2013. The airline now offers daily flights from both Edinburgh and Aberdeen. Chief Executive Officer of Edinburgh Airport Gordon More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Lifestyle – here is the one thing you need to pack

Recently on my American travels I forgot to take the one thing with me which would have made all the difference. And that was? A hairbrush. But not just any hairbrush! This is the Arconic hairbrush designed by More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Jet2 offer more flights to more places next year

32 destinations including four new ones for summer: Antalya (exclusive), Dalaman, Kos (exclusive) and Madeira 160 weekly flights and 700,000 seats available, with a new Boeing 737-800 aircraft added, a 9% More...

By Mike Smith On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

ScotRail Alliance Announces 100 New Electric Car Charging Spaces

Photograph:   The ScotRail Alliance is leading a drive to improve the availability of electric car charging points in stations.  A total of 50 stations across their 359-station network from Aberdeen More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Princes Street Suites win Family Hotel of the Year

Serviced apartments at Princes Street Suites in Edinburgh have come to the notice of the Scottish Hotel Awards’ ‘Family Hotel of the Year’. Managed by Redefine|BDL Hotels (RBH) – the UK’s leading More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

At Edinburgh Principal they welcome George!

Although the Edinburgh Principal has a new name it is still known to locals as ‘The George”. When the hotel wanted to promote itself as pet-friendly they asked Golden George the VisitScotland Ambassadog More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, March 6th, 2017

Ryanair to fly even more routes from Edinburgh?

  Ryanair will reportedly begin direct flights from Edinburgh to Oporto in northern Portugal and Vigo in western Spain this summer. The airline announced new routes last month during a visit by CEO Michael More...

By Nigel Duncan On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Virtual Reality Travel around Scotland

Experience Scotland from your armchair People across the world can now instantly walk through the prehistoric village of Skara Brae in Orkney, soar high over Edinburgh Castle like a bird, journey into the depths More...

By admin On Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Time to book that flight to Australia

by Robin Gauldie Flights from Edinburgh to Australia are cheaper than from anywhere else in the UK, according to one of the world’s largest travel agency chains. Flight Centre’s first-ever Australia More...

By Nigel Duncan On Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Mid-winter blues – new software uses your brain to find a holiday

Recent research commissioned by a travel company found that 68 per cent of Scots find choosing a destination is the most challenging part of booking a holiday. And 58 per cent claim it takes more than two weeks More...