culzean castle

Ayrshire Day Trip – Culzean Castle and Robert Burns Museum

Today was an early start as I was catching the 7.30am 900 bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to Buchanan street station in Glasgow, there is an excellent City Link service from Edinburgh to Glasgow with buses every 15 minutes.  I had pre-booked my tickets in advance as it was slightly cheaper than buying on the …

Blair Atholl Castle

Day trip to Blair Atholl and Pitlochry

I must have passed through both Blair Atholl and Pitlochry dozens of times when I used to commute from Inverness to Fife, they are about halfway between Inverness and Edinburgh at the start of the Cairngorms National Park in northern Perthshire. Aside from the scenery one of the main attractions you notice is the white …