Check-in procedures are rarely a notable part of a hotel stay. When you receive VIP treatment immediately on arrival it does leave a big impression.
It may not have been the serene setting of The Grange or the leafy surrounds of Carlton CC, yet there was something appealing about watching beach cricket being played for the first time in Edinburgh.
Family Holiday: Disney, Orlando Direct services mean the Sunshine State has never been more accessible for Scots Disney World’s Magic Kingdom proclaims itself to be the ‘most magical place on earth’. And it’s hard to disagree. Regardless of age, the moment you step through the entrance of the famous theme park in Orlando, you sense […]
City break: Barcelona The Spanish city is known for its lively cafe and club culture but it also appeals to young families With the choice of city breaks wider than ever before, selecting the right destination can be a tough call, particularly for families. Destinations across eastern Europe, Scandinavia, North Africa and even Dubai are […]
Putting the case for the long game As Martin Gilbert approached the 18th green at Kingsbarns without a club in his hand he wore an expression that suggested he would not be in the mood for talking. A keen golfer, the man who’d recently helped pull together the biggest ever merger of two Scottish companies […]