Tips for Road-Tripping with a Dog

  As my dog has gotten older, he’s become a bit more crotchety and particular about his routine (as we all do as we age!), so leaving him regularly with a dog-sitter just doesn’t work so well anymore.  And since we recently bought a house

2017: My Travel Year in Review

  2017 was a little different for us travel-wise.  In previous years, we travelled at least once a month on city breaks – long weekends in different European destinations.  Our objectives in 2017 were to do fewer trips, but to make them longer and road-trip

A Day Trip to North Berwick Scotland

  On one crisp autumnal day in November, we decided to take a day trip to North Berwick Scotland, and had a wonderful day out on the east coast of Scotland.  North Berwick is a town 25 miles east of Edinburgh, in the region of

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