Category Archives: PLACES TO VISIT

A WALK IN THE LOMOND HILLS

  The Lomond Hills stand pretty much in the centre of the Kingdom of Fife and can be seen from afar. The village of Falkland lies at the foot of them, an old and historic Scottish town. Falkland is home

REVIEWING A MEMORABLE AND CAPTIVATING DAY AT THE SCOTTISH DEER CENTRE IN FIFE

    Set in fifty five acres of Fife countryside, the Scottish Deer Centre (SDC) near Cupar, is committed to the preservation of deer species and a number of other animals. Providing a natural home to deer, raptors, brown bears,

HILLWALKING IN BEAUTIFUL PERTHSHIRE AND MY MOTIVATION TO CLIMB MOUNTAINS AGAIN

Motivation Since I started this sports and fitness blog last year, I have felt really inspired to start hillwalking again. When I was at university I was very motivated to climb mountains. I was a member of the university hillwalking

CALLANISH NEOLITHIC STONE CIRCLE AND ITS LASTING EFFECT ON ME: SEE MY GUEST POST ON WANDERLUSTERS BLOG

  My Disability Cycling Adventure through the Outer Hebrides was the highlight of my year in 2016.  Some places just motivate and inspire you, and  Callanish did that for me.  It really left a lasting impression. I have been lucky enough to

NUFFIELD HEALTH AND THE AFFECT BEING A MEMBER IS HAVING ON MY FITNESS AND WELLBEING

Sports and fitness are so important to an individual’s health and happiness. I have reviewed my fitness routine recently and discovered how inspired and motivated I suddenly am. Nothing seems to inspire and motivate me as much as sports and

WELL OF ST RONAN: WELL WORTH A VISIT!

Inspiration If you are looking for inspiration to go walking in the Scottish Borders, a visit to the healthy spring of St Ronan’s is well worth a visit. The healing waters of St Ronan are thought to have to have

8 THINGS I LEARNED FROM MY CYCLE ROUND THE OUTER HEBRIDES

If you have been to my blog before you will know that I have recently cycled the Outer Hebrides and that this has been a big achievement for me as well as a lot of challenge and fun. I thought

DISABLED PEOPLE IN EAST LOTHIAN PUSHING THE BOUNDARIES OF SPORT

For a group of disabled people in East Lothain, any form or disability or impairment presents no barrier to enjoying outdoor activity and sport. Beyond Boundaries East Lothian, or BBEL, provides disabled people with the opportunity to experience and participate in outdoor sports

THE JOY OF THE MOUNTAINS

By far the best part of my cycling adventure was cycling over the mountains of Harris. Here is a short videos to try and show what is was like.  

CALLANISH, A MUST FOR EVERYONE WHO VISITS LEWIS

Cycling over Harris from Tarbert to Callanish was just wonderful, the weather was fine, the road was quiet and with a cross-tail wind most of the way cycling was not too difficult.  Although the mountains of Harris were truly spectacular