The Scottish Highlands: Tell Me a Story

Scottish Highlands, where raindrops provide clarity #blogmanay

Never let the facts get in the way of a good story. -- Mark Twain said it. Scottish storytellers live it.This is a story...about story. Or rather, the importance of stories to the Scottish Highlands.“There was an unwritten rule in the Scottish Highlands,” Chris, our driver and guide, explained. “If someone came to your house seeking shelter and food, you … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays and Celebrating the New Year at Hogmanay

Holidays 2012

As Christmas and the new year approaches, we'd like to wish you and yours a very happy holidays from what was a snowy Berlin (damn you, warm front!).Before we go offline for the next couple of days, we have a couple of announcements for you: our upcoming New Year's celebrations at Hogmanay in Edinburgh and a giveaway featuring some of our travel photos. … [Read more...]