DAY TRIP – Dumfries & Galloway, Abbeys and Castles

There’s nothing I like better than taking advantage of the long hours of daylight in Scotland at the moment and last week, I took a day trip to some Historic Scotland sites in Dumfries and Galloway and a walk along the Solway coast. We left early on a Sunday morning when the traffic in Edinburgh was very light […]

REVIEW – Day Trip to Samye Ling, Monastery

The Sam Ye Ling Tibetan Monastery  is nestled away in Dumfrieshire and is around two hours from Edinburgh by car. The drive is very scenic as you get out of the city and into the rolling hills of the Borders. The monks within this monastery are very welcoming and drop in visiting hours are from 6am to 9pm […]