Check out a Highland Games this summer

If you’re booking a self catering cottage in Scotland in the summer this year, you’re almost certain of being able to find a Highland Games or Gathering nearby, or within a few hours’ drive at most. For those of you who’ve never seen the Highland Games before, this is...

Arkle and Foinaven – sound familiar?

One of the great advantages of a self catering holiday in Scotland is that it gives you so much more flexibility. From your comfortable base you can plan great days out and have the comfort of knowing that after a long, hard day in the hills, for instance, you’ve got...

The three most interesting distilleries in Scotland

Scotland is known for its whisky distilleries – but with so many to choose from, how can you be sure you’re visiting the best ones on your visit? With a huge range of things to do in Scotland, how could you ever choose? To offer you some guidance,...

Get on your bike in north-west Scotland

If you’re planning a self-catering holiday in Scotland this year, congratulations, you’ve made a great choice! This part of the UK remains one of the most beautiful and unspoilt; Scotland offers a great opportunity to truly get away from it all and enjoy a sense of...