Poppies Garden Centre, Gift Shop and Shore Side Tea Room, Oban

You could be mistaken for thinking that Poppies is merely a small garden nursery, and with a fairly well hidden entrance which is easy to miss, you could also be mistaken for thinking that it would be a fairly quiet, little place. Not so, Poppies is absolutely delightful and very well patronised – … [Read more...]

The Water of Leith Cafe Bistro, Leith, Edinburgh

A delightful little, unassuming coffee house on Leith’s Coburg Street, where we enjoyed delicious, fresh coffee and home baking from the comfort of a large leather couch. Lovely, friendly staff and a relaxed, easy atmosphere make this a perfect stop off for a cup of tea or leisurely … [Read more...]

Blair Atholl Watermill, Blair Atholl

The Blair Atholl Watermill provides a very welcome break from the A9; only a couple of minutes drive from the turn off and fantastically quaint and beautiful. The watermill itself, since its restoration, is one of the last eleven working watermills still in operation in Scotland and is a fabulous … [Read more...]