Archive for the ‘Scotland’ Category

UK Dishes: 5 Traditional English and Scotish Foods Worth the Visit

UK Dishes: 5 Traditional English and Scotish Foods Worth the Visit
The UK is brimming with unique gastronomic opportunities; local foodie Charlotte Stamper dishes on five not-to be-missed culinary experiences. Bakewell Tart Traditionally from the Derbyshire town of Bakewell, this is a shortcrust pastry case filled with a layer of jam and a sponge filling with ground...
April 16th, 2012 | England, Featured, Food & Wine, Scotland | Read More

Rolling (Solo) on a River Cruise Through Scotland

Lost Girl Sophie McGovern had never traveled solo, but after a serious relationship ended, she decided to book a river cruise—and a one-way ticket to self-discovery.
November 23rd, 2011 | Cruise, Scotland | Read More

48 Hours in Edinburgh, Scotland

By Sarah Brown Special to The Lost Girls It’s the land of tartan plaid, bagpipes, and lush, green countryside, home to Sean Connery, the Loch Ness monster, and an accent that can only be described as lyrical. Scotland boasts an exciting history, a rich culture, and promises to fulfill all your...
July 4th, 2011 | Scotland | Read More

On the Fringe: Festive Suggestions for Exploring Edinburgh

On the Fringe: Festive Suggestions for Exploring Edinburgh
Great Scot! The annual Edinburgh Festival Fringe attracts crowds of theater-goers to Scotland’s capital for 25 days of stage and street performances. Plus, there is much more to this city than summer stage antics: an annual military exhibition, traditional dance, hillside views, and surprising...
December 16th, 2010 | City Travel, Cultural Travel, Food & Wine, Parties, Festivals & Events, Scotland, Tours & Attractions | Read More

6 Whiskey Tasting Tips Every Girl Should Know

6 Whiskey Tasting Tips Every Girl Should Know
When Lost Girl Emily Luger went whiskey tasting in Scotland, she put her college partying years to the test. Traditionally a tough-guy drink, whiskey isn’t always a favorite for cocktail lovers. But in Scotland, Emily learned whiskey can be pretty enjoyable, so for you brave bar goers, check out...
May 10th, 2010 | Europe, Food & Wine, Parties, Festivals & Events, Scotland | Read More