Category: Activities

Golf in Greater Speyside

Golf in Greater Speyside

Whether you prefer sea views and a blast of salty air, or the heather and hills found inland, Greater Speyside has a host of golf courses to suit all players. Pick from one of the nine or eighteen hole courses below, or hone your skills at Myrus Golf Centre in Macduff, which has a café, […]

Speyside Whisky Festival 2013

Whisky Festivals in Speyside

Greater Speyside plays host to two major whisky festivals throughout the year: one in spring and another in autumn (giving you just enough time to recover in between). Spring Spirit of Speyside is a major festival that takes place over the first public holiday weekend in May. There are multiple venues and events across the whole region […]

car boot

Weekend treasure hunting: Car boot sales

There’s nothing more satisfying than rummaging through a stranger’s tat and coming out with that thing you’ve always coveted. And for an extra feel-good bonus, by the time you’ve paid for your spoils the seller is usually no longer a stranger.  Whether you’re into collectables, music and books, or need some new clothes and toys for the kids, set your […]

Highland Dancing

Highland Games are not just in the Highlands…

Misleading we know, but there you have it. You could actually go to a Highland Games almost 11,000 miles away from the Highlands, in Waipu, New Zealand. However, we digress, as this article is about Games taking place either in the Scottish Highlands, or very close by. You’re in the right place if you want […]

Just Art Exhibition

Just Art Exhibition

Just Art, an exhibition space for fine and applied arts in Fochabers, will launch a new exhibition containing framed work from a number of artists as well as ceramics and jewellery. The exhibition will have a preview launch from 3pm-5pm on Sunday 20th October and will continue through until Saturday 16th November. The work is […]