Mid-where?

May 7th, 2012 by Andrew Davis

When many tourists come to visit England, they get drawn to the obvious places such as London and Edinburgh. Many may go even as far as to experience less obvious places such as Cornwall and Manchester. But many do indeed skip the Midlands, thinking that there won’t be much to see there. They couldn’t be more wrong. Read the rest of this entry »

Top 5 Scottish Films and Films about Scotland

February 3rd, 2012 by Andrew Davis

With its rugged and beautiful Highland terrain and its historic cities bursting with culture, it is no surprise that Scotland is the setting, shooting location or subject of so many great films. To give you an idea, here is the tip of the iceberg as it were, our list of the top 5 Scotland related movies. Read the rest of this entry »

A Quick Scottish Trip

January 25th, 2012 by Christabel Benoit

Have you ever fancied doing something completely different? Last year I decided to follow my nose and go on a mini adventure across Scotland. I started out in the north east town of Aberdeen where I caught a life with a friend who was visiting a golf course in Ballater. Read the rest of this entry »

A Quick Trip

January 16th, 2012 by Charles Houghton

Having done some research into my business relations over seas, it became apparent to me that I had to spend some time in Scotland. I had been there only two years prior, but there was some unfinished business that required my immediate attention. Read the rest of this entry »

Planning My Daughter’s Wedding

January 5th, 2012 by Christabel Benoit

Derby WeddingPlanning a wedding is typically quite stressful for both participating parties, yet it is unavoidable that one side does more work than the other. I am unsure of why this happens but it just does. While conducting research into Derby UK hotels that would be willing to hold a reception for my daughter’s wedding, I was confronted with a long list of willing establishments. All of them looked quite promising, as they were more than willing to accommodate all of our guests, even employing extra staff to help out with the event. I can not say how helpful it was knowing that I had an entire hotel staff team behind me on this effort, but I still had to make a decision as to which particular hotel to go with. Read the rest of this entry »