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At the end of October, David and I celebrated our 10 year anniversary.

 And boy, did we celebrate in style. 

 Despite both being Scottish and having lived in Scotland for the majority of our lives, we have never seen very much of our own country...


KENYA    AFRICA

A burnt orange glow gradually giving way to hazy, purple skies. And then suddenly, you have what feels like all of Africa laid out before your eyes.Watching the sunrise over the Masai Mara is definitely one of the most magical things we've ever experienced. The sheer expanse of the Mara is breathtaking...


EUROPE    SPAIN

From the delicious paella of Valencia to mouth watering tapas of Granada; food is a vital part of Spanish culture and during a recent trip to Madrid, I wanted to explore one of my favourite cities in the world through its food.

Back in 2011, I lived in Madrid for a year working...


For our honeymoon, we knew we wanted to go somewhere spectacular. We had decided on a Kenyan safari followed by relaxation on the island of Zanzibar; and then we stumbled upon the Hideaway of Nungwi Resort & Spa and it sealed the deal! 


KENYA    AFRICA

Kenya was a country of firsts for me; it was the first stop of our honeymoon, my first time in Africa and my first ever Safari experience. We spent 3 days Safariing in the Masai Mara; roaming through the endless plains under the baking Kenyan sun in a four wheel drive watching some of the most...


Throughout the years, We have met countless people of varying nationalities who had seen far more of Scotland than we had. Each person different, but the look of disbelief always the same when I revealed we had never been to the Isle of Skye nor Loch Ness. This was quickly followed...



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