Posts for beaches

In Pictures: The Beauty of the Moray Coast

Tuesday 3rd Dec 2013

Having been brought up on the Moray Coast, I could talk at length about its beauty.  For me it is a truly special place, brimming over with charming fishing villages, gorgeous views and stunning sunsets.  The picturesque village of Findhorn is where I spent many summers as a child: playing on the beach, learning to […]

The Isle of Arran in 10 Photos

Thursday 4th Jul 2013

Last year I spent my honeymoon on the Isle of Arran, on Scotland’s majestic West Coast.  If a picture is worth a thousand words, here are 10,000 on why I fell in love with this beautiful island… I have also written about my visit, click here to read more about it. Have you been to […]

Fife’s Beautiful Beaches

Wednesday 12th Jun 2013

The ever-so soothing sound of waves rolling onto the shore, the tangy smell of salt, the feeling of sand between your toes… a trip to the beach is surely the antidote to our busy, fast-paced lives?  (Even looking at these photos makes me feel calmer…). If you’re in need of a few relaxing lungfuls of […]

Seaside Holidays in Scotland

Friday 10th Aug 2012

With over 8,000 miles of coastline, Scotland is known for its stunning beaches, from the spectacular white sands and turquoise waters of the islands and west coast, to the picturesque east coast bays.  A coastal cottage in Scotland is an ideal place to spend a family holiday or a romantic trip for two, or to escape […]

January in Scotland’s Islands

Friday 23rd Dec 2011

‘There are few parts of the world which possess such magic and mystery as the seas around Scotland…It is a serene yet chaotic landscape in which every isle has a distinct personality.  Each is an individual entity with differences so remarkable that the mere crossing of a short stretch of water can be like visiting […]