Coffee, Edinburgh, Scotland

Burr Coffee & Co

A gorgeous old fashioned coffee shop exists like no other - Burr & Co on George Street, Edinburgh.  Beautiful tiled worktops, lovely marble walls and teak flooring all over.  One of the things I love about Burr is it feels like you've stepped back in time to a chic little cafe in the Victorian times.  … Continue reading Burr Coffee & Co

Paris, France

Paris Is Always a Good Idea

During the day it is simply stunning, standing like an old friend watching over the city. By night, it's a dazzling beacon, showing the world that Paris is one city not to be underestimated.

Around Edinburgh

The Pentland Hills

I've lived in Edinburgh and the surrounding area for 8 years now, and I have never taken the time to go for a walk up the Pentland Hills.  I didn't know what I was missing, the scenery and views are simply stunning: greens, browns, purples and on the day that we went up (mid-february) it… Continue reading The Pentland Hills