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The Bay Hotel – Fife Riviera on our doorstep

  I tried to do some mental arithmetic a while back: how many people do we know who’ve been to Disneyland? A lot, it turns out. Do I feel a shred of guilt that I haven’t treated my seven year old daughter Anoushka to such delights. Maybe a smidgen. So to make up for not spoiling my darling child enough,...

Book now for Christmas and New Year breaks at Silverwood

        A SILVERWOOD STAY FOR CHRISTMAS & BEYOND! Silverwood Luxury Resort at Errol, between Perth and Dundee, has released prices for discounted breaks throughout November to February, including Christmas and New Year! Have a Christmas shopping break, a post Christmas relaxation break to recover from the festivities, a Valentine’s Day treat or simply just to get together with friends – or maybe...

The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square opens new spa

Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square is offering a new level of relaxation and rejuvenation with the launch of the city centre’s latest spa and health club in Charlotte Square. With a menu of carefully curated activities and therapies, with second to none equipment and products, The Spa at The Principal brings an elevated experience of health and fitness to guests and...

Lufthansa appoints new sales director for UK

Lufthansa Group has appointed Andreas Koster as Senior Director Sales UK, Ireland and Iceland. Andreas Köster (45) brings many years of experience in airline management to his new position. He started his career in 1997 as management trainee with Lufthansa. He then gained profound experience in airline revenue management, before becoming General Manager Market & Business Development based in Singapore in...

Looking for the best Christmas present? How about this…..?

MAKE A MEADOWS LODGE THE BEST CHRISTMAS PRESENT AT THE MEADOWS, FORFAR The Meadows in Forfar has released additional luxury turnkey lodges for sale, from just £70,000. The popular park, just eighteen miles from Dundee, includes the on site Lochlands Mill Restaurant, and is open all year. Leading lodge manufacturers, Pemberton, Atlas, and Omar have supplied the superbly appointed lodges...

The Caledonian Sleeper Experience now includes a bit of Burns

Overnight rail service Caledonian Sleeper has organised a new calendar of events for the year ahead, offering guests travelling between Scotland and London the chance to enjoy a series of celebrations on board. Kicking off the new events programme was a true Scottish tribute to the great Robert Burns which allowed guests travelling from Inverness to London on 31 January and...

The Edinburgh Grand opens its very big doors today

We have been watching it take shape and now The Edinburgh Grand opens its (very big) doors to the very first guests today. This is one of Edinburgh’s landmark buildings and the renovation has been carefully choreographed by Chris Stewart. Today will be the very first time the doors have been opened to the former bank building since the Royal Bank...

Edinburgh named Top Cruise Destination

Edinburgh has won yet another award but this time it is a bit of a first. The capital has been named Western Europe's top cruise destination 2018. Capital Cruising part of Forth Ports is celebrating the win in the 2018 Cruisers' Choice Destination Awards from Cruise Critics. The company operates seven cruise terminals and anchorages across the UK including Leith and...

Get out of Edinburgh on a Highland Safari

Swap the city for the highlands with Highland Safaris Autumn Watch Looking to get out into the fresh air this autumn? Discover the sights and sounds which makes this season so special, with a short journey of around an hour and a half from Edinburgh to get to Highland Safaris at Aberfeldy. Their Autumn Watch Land Rover Safaris – taking place...

Edinburgh cycle hire scheme is just round the corner

Mark Beaumont, who went round the world in a record breaking 79 days on two wheels, was confirmed last month as the face of the capital’s Your Bike scheme. The ultra-endurance cyclist and Edinburgh resident is the scheme’s ambassador after receiving his own cobalt blue Pashley hire bike, named Joy. He will be testing the app, geo-docking technology and bike...
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