The ever changing skies of Islay

Islay…where does a girl start…possibly somewhere between a whisky tour (it has to be Bruichladdich given my love of their astounding gin – The Botanist!) and a pint of prawns & scones down by the harbour in my favourite village of Portnahaven! So last week was my 2nd ever visit to this little piece of […]

Starting 2013 with a bang….inside a Quarry!

Have you ever wondered how aggregates are formed or how concrete blocks are made?  Okay, I admit it….it’s not one of the first things that I think about either!  Well, that was until I was approached by the Managing Director of Hillhouse Quarry Group Limited on the west coast of Scotland.  Each year this whinstone […]

Another sparkling city by night…Edinburgh

Thanks so much to everyone who looked in on my last blog post about Glasgow!  I am amazed to see people from around the world including Bahrain, Turkey and Nicaragua to name a few who stopped by.  You are very welcome and I hope you enjoy what you see. So keeping with the theme of […]