REVIEW – Hopetoun House, South Queensferry


Hopetoun House is a grand estate set on the outskirts of Edinburgh.  The 6,500 acres of land is glorious at any time of the year, but extra special when the sun is shining. You can visit the house and gardens, or just the gardens to enjoy one of the nature walks.  The House is open […]

DAYTRIP – A climb up Berwick Law, North Berwick

We do love to be beside the seaside and a trip to North Berwick beckoned over the long Easter weekend.  It’s a beautiful town with several attractions and beaches worth visiting, but the purpose of this visit, was to climb to the top of Berwick Law which stands at a modest height of 187m/615ft Blessed with […]

DAYTRIP – A walk around Linlithgow Peel (loch)

We’ve been taking advantage of the lovely Spring weather recently and ventured outside Edinburgh earlier this week to take a lovely stroll around Linlithgow Loch.  The real name of this area is Linlithgow Peel, but people often refer to it as the loch and it’s also where Linlithgow Palace is situated. There are plenty of information boards […]