Scotland: The Horseshoe Inn, Peebles

After spending the afternoon in Edinburgh on a freezing cold November day, we headed the short distance, 18 miles to be precise, to The Horseshoe Inn just on the outskirts of the charming Scottish village of Peebles. The Horseshoe Inn is a ‘Restaurant with Rooms’  and was originally a Blacksmith’s smiddy while the village’s former Victorian Primary School has been converted into eight individually decorated, luxuriously appointed bedrooms, making it an extremely different, dining and overnight experience. Pulling into the private car park, we had to wait a few moments before plucking up courage to run the short distance to the restaurant…

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Scotland: Harajuku Kitchen Japanese Bistro, Edinburgh

Finding good Japanese food is difficult. So when we were invited along to Harajuku Kitchen Japanese Bistro on Gillespie Place, Edinburgh who had just won the accolade of Best Japanese Restaurant in the UK, we were very excited to try their offerings. Harajuku Kitchen fuses traditional family recipes that have been passed down for 3 generations, with innovative AA rosette level flair.

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Scotland: Trigony House Hotel, Dumfries

Trigony House Hotel stands in the heart of the Dumfries and Galloway countryside in the South West of Scotland. Mr ESLT and I had the pleasure of staying at Trigony House Hotel the weekend before last, as we took a mini road trip through Scotland. Having read that the hotel has won many awards including – Best Country House Hotel, Best Restaurant & Best Breakfast in the South of Scotland at The Scottish Hotel awards, we were very excited for our stay and ready for a relaxing break away from it all. The History of the Trigony Country House Hotel goes back…

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Scotland: 6 Reasons To Visit

Scotland’s rugged highlands and unspoilt glens make this corner of the world one that’s admired from all over. Steeped in history and awash with adventure, Scotland is a hive of activity for both culture vultures and adrenaline-junkies. So whether you’re seeking a city-break in the culture capital or escaping to the captivating countryside, Scotland has something unique to offer each of its visitors.

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