Mansion @ The Meadows by The Edinburgh Address

Familiar with the properties, which typify the name of The Edinburgh Address, I was happy to accept an invite to one of their most recent additions; The Mansion @ The Meadows. Vastly varying in style, era and architecture, each of the homes in their portfolio offer a certain standard, which … [Read more...]

A BLiSSful trip through central Scotland and Briar Cottages, Lochearnhead

Touring Scotland quite often poses a dilemma of where to go, what to do, when to see it; if only because we are somewhat spoiled for choice with regards ‘musts’ to do, see, stay, taste and generally experience. That’s why BLiSS is so fabulous; straddling two neighbouring regions, with a focus on … [Read more...]

The Radhuni, Loanhead (near Edinburgh)

Occasionally and unexpectedly, you stumble on a true gem With a reasonably suburban location, there is always going to be some legwork to do to get their name on the map but Radhuni should not have, and indeed have not had a problem to date if their achievements and awards are anything to go … [Read more...]

Braid Apartments by Mansley, Thistle Street, Edinburgh

The popularity for serviced apartments continues to grow and the trend of this particular accommodation type shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. City centre properties perform particularly well in this area for obvious reasons and Edinburgh’s Braid Apartments are no different. Purchased … [Read more...]

Douneside House Hotel, Aboyne, Royal Deeside

Fresh from a win at the prestigious Scottish Hotel Awards, Douneside House extended an invite to Must Visit Scotland, to bask in their glory and enjoy a 6-course tasting menu with wines, crafted by Head Chef, David Butters, on whose merits, Douneside was awarded ‘Hotel Chef of the Year 2018.’ It … [Read more...]

The Panoramic Penthouse Apartment, Quartermile, Edinburgh

Rarely does the perfect balance of demand and opportunity present itself; but when it does, and that opportunity involves a property as perfectly apt as The Panoramic Penthouse Apartment, all is right with the world. Invited by Canadian travel publication; Drift Magazine, to write an article … [Read more...]

The Dhabba, Glasgow

The authentic taste of Northern India is spicing up Glasgow’s Merchant City. Proudly presenting bona fide Indian cuisine, The Dhabba is far removed from the stereotypical south asian restaurants, we have been accustomed to and, indeed, inherits its name from historical Dhabbas, with origins in … [Read more...]

Wild swim organised in memory of ‘Wild Lady of Lochbroom’

I first came across the Wild Swimming Brothers via the Must Visit Scotland twitter account, when 'Middle Brother', Calum invited me to take part in one of their many wild swims and thereafter feature the experience on the MVS website. Unfortunately I wasn't able to make the set date and have still … [Read more...]

Meldrum House Country Hotel and Golf Course, Old Meldrum, Aberdeenshire

It takes an exceptionally unique product to reach a pinnacle within the luxury hospitality industry; standing out within a competitive market requires foresight, enthusiasm, experience and a product, which is second to none. The bar has been set high amongst Scotland’s ever-growing list of … [Read more...]

Gordon Castle Estate, Fochabers, Speyside

It was my privilege to visit Gordon Castle Estate and the Gordon Lennox family, under whose stewardship, the highland estate of some 450 acres, is a growing business. Gordon Castle has been remodeled as a unique, exclusive use venue, located outside the picturesque Highland town of Fochabers in … [Read more...]