Moose the Dog in Ireland

  Moose kept bugging me to write a blog post about him – he’d do it himself, but is lacking the necessary digits for typing!  This article is as dictated by #Moosethetravellingdog about our recent road trip around Ireland – he has asked it be

A Weekend in Aberdeenshire

  I usually never let a long-weekend go to waste – it’s an opportunity for a short break without using up any precious annual leave.  I hadn’t planned anything for the 2017 spring bank holiday (memorial weekend in the USA) because we had lots of

A Weekend at Hadrian’s Wall

  After a rather humorous attempt at walking some of Hadrian’s Wall in November (I know, I know), and being driven away by the sideways sleet and a terrible gale, we decided to try again in late March – in hopes that the spring would

A Weekend in the Scottish Borders

  We are always looking for places we can take our dog ( #Moosethetravellingdog ) for a weekend away from Edinburgh, and the Scottish Borders has become a favourite for us.  We have stayed in various hotels, but the one that we keep coming back

A weekend on the Isle of Skye, Scotland

  We got a winter deal to the Skeabost House Hotel, near Portree, on the Isle of Skye in Feb 2015 – so we took a road trip from Edinburgh with our dog, Moose.  We always look for dog-friendly deals, as we hate leaving our