An Irish/Scottish Road Trip

This is our second Irish/Scottish road trip with little ones. Discover the attractions, accommodation and scenery to inspire you to load that car up and hit the road. Trust me, it’s worth it.


Ferry Travel in Scotland on BBC Radio Scotland

To see the best of Scotland travelling by ferry is often a great way, or the only way, to get there. On BBC Radio Scotland’s Out for the Weekend show we discussed everything from tips, to epic fails, whilst at sea.

Self Catering Accommodation in Kirkwall, Orkney – Ayre Hotel

As a travelling parent I always rate quality self-catering accommodation. Partly for the cooking/fridge facilities, partly because you usually get a living room, plus the kids have their own bedroom (thank goodness). But… Continue reading

Exploring York by Bike, by Boat and On Foot.

Exploring York? Here’s how to see the city by boat, by bike and on foot. Variety is the spice of life…

Ferries with Kids? Travelling to Orkney with NorthLink

Ferries with Kids? Travelling to Orkney with NorthLink Ferries.

Down on the Farm : Wynford Farm, Aberdeen

No7 in Tots2Travel’s Down on the Farm series takes us to Wynford Farm in Aberdeen for highlights including animal handling and a farm safari.

Visiting Orkney: Top Activities for Kids

Orkney is a truly unique family destination. Here’s our round up of the best activities for kids. You won’t be disappointed.

Visiting the Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition, nr Inverness with Kids

I don’t know if you remember but we recently had a ball going on the hunt for Nessie with Jacobite Cruises, stylishly accommodated at the modern self-catering Highland Apartments in Inverness. We were… Continue reading

Day Out: Active Kids, Perth

A child-friendly day out in Perth featuring a pirate ship and a fort. Tell me more!

Berry Picking in Scotland with BBC Radio Scotland

Fancy picking your Scottish strawberries this summer? Find out where and how with BBC Radio Scotland.