Tag Archives: Travel and Tourism

My wigwam camping review

A couple of weeks ago, we took the boy south to Dumfries & Galloway for a long weekend away. My goal (as a self-confessed boot-wearing outdoorsie), was to introduce my wife (who’s a heel-wearing shivering townie) to the pleasures of … Continue reading

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Ben Vane review

Ben Vane from Inveruglas is a gem of a hill. It has Munro status, but you can be up and down it easily in a few hours. So if bagging a few Munros around Loch Lomond is your plan, an … Continue reading

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Sunday supplement

This is odd. I have no feats of endurance or mud-clarted pursuits to report this week. Instead I have been driving to work, and limping up and down the stairs to the office.

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The weather report

Where to start? Saturday. With the weather. It’s going to be fine. It starts cold and muddy, due to a Friday night deluge of rain. Kilby’s hills give me a nice challenge, fresh air and a feeling of happiness, as … Continue reading

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