Responsible travel in Scotland

Travel feature in The Independent, Oct 2020

The future of Scottish tourism post Covid-19

World stone-skimming championships Easdale

How travel helped me face my grief

The healing power of travel, The Independent, March 2019

Discover Scotland’s secret corners on a new whisky trail, The Telegraph, February 2019

Men do get eating disorders - my brother died of his

First-person piece on male eating disorders for
The Metro, February 2019

Iona in winter for the Telegraph

Why winter in Iona is a very special time, The Telegraph, December 2018

The Telegraph - Scottish wilderness you've probably never heard of

The Scottish wilderness you’ve probably never heard of, The Telegraph, October 2018

Edinburgh City Guide, BRITAIN magazine

The best places to visit, eat, drink and stay in Edinburgh for BRITAIN magazine July/August 2018

Northumberland castles, Berwick Castle, Alnwick, Bamburgh, Lindisfarne

Castles of Northumberland, BRITAIN magazine, May 2018


Spring days out 2018, The Guardian

Best family spring days out, The Guardian, March 2018

Peak District

Discover the wilds of the Peak District that inspired Austen and Bronte. Published in Nov/Dec 2017 issue of BRITAIN


Narnia revealed – on the trail of C.S. Lewis in Northern Ireland. Published in March/April 2017 issue of BRITAIN.

Scottish hideaways, from castles to thatched cottages, here are some of the best hotels in Scotland

Guide to some of the best hotels in Scotland (from a thatched cottage on Skye to a castle near Edinburgh). Published in the March/April 2018 issue of BRITAIN.

Cosy inns

Beer, beams and beds – what every good inn needs. Published in Jan/Feb 2018 issue of BRITAIN

Isle of Skye Wanderlust

Isle of Skye, Wanderlust. Feb 2015.

Derry Wanderlust

Derry city guide, Wanderlust. June 2012.


Lonely Planet King Arthur

King Arthur trail, Lonely Planet


Lonely Planet English wine

Grape expectations, Lonely Planet.

Prima – Places all kids should go at least once

Places all kids should go, Prima

Playlist for labour. Songs to make the midwife chuckle. Baby London

Labour playlist: songs to make the midwife chuckle. Baby London