Alt Na Craig House, Oban

Delighted to be back in Oban, I found myself at the opposite end of the bay, on the hillside, where I was invited to stay at Alt Na Craig House, the historic, 4 star Gold Guesthouse and regional finalist in the Scottish Thistle Awards. A prime illustration of Oban’s history, the impressive … [Read more...]

Inchcolm Island and Abbey

So near is Inchcolm Island, I cannot think why I had never ventured aboard the Maid of the Forth for the short trip into the Firth to visit this sublimely peaceful island. Not always was the case however as the old fortifications are still evident, which defended Edinburgh during both world wars and … [Read more...]