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How to explore Scotland as a child! (doing it the right way)

16 Feb 2024 2 minute read 3 comments Heruvim78

      On one of my past trips I wanted to visit some parts of Scotland, and in doing it I fulfilled my childhood dream (at least a third of it - I am talking about the Thee Peaks Challenge - climbing the top 3 highest peaks in the UK, and...

Scotland's first minister resigns ( Feb.15th 2023 )

16 Feb 2023 1 minute read 0 comments B. Em

In this past year we've seen more than 3 resignations from Presidents and Prime Ministers. This could be due to the pressure the conflict is bringing about all over the world, from the U.K to Moldova to New Zealand and now Scotland. The war is taking...

Courtyard Marriot: Glasgow Airport

9 Jan 2022 3 minute read 0 comments bengy

  On one of our last family trips in Europe, we had made an excursion to Glasgow as one of my wife's family was living there. Plus, we had never been to Scotland before, and this would be likely one of our last chances to visit the northerly parts...

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 ST. ANDREW'S DAY, 30th NOVEMBER: Celebrating Scotland

30 Nov 2021 1 minute read 2 comments YouveBeenGreeked

While I'm working on my next Greek history blog (it is coming, don't worry), and since British history isn't my specialty (yet?), I thought I'd share a few videos about Scotland and Saint Andrew, since today is Saint Andrew's Day! This is just a one-...

2021 Q2 Crypto Report available on CoinGecko.

17 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Cotswolds-Brad

Awesome 2021 Q2 Crypto Report from CoinGecko In summary: Cool down in Crypto market capitalisation dropping by 41% from its peak. Some Meme tokens bucked the trend, e.g. Dogecoin, SHIB What I have personally learnt from reading this report. I did...

How to become a lord in Scotland?

2 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments DimitarM

Did you know, guys, that if you own land in Scotland you can hold the title of Lord. Of course, it's just a technicality in Scottish law, but it's still cool. There is a company that is selling an sq ft of land and giving you the certificate of you b...

RIP Sir Sean Connery: Scotland 'mourns one of her best loved sons'

31 Oct 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Chadayan

Edinburgh's beloved Sean Connery, who was announced to have died at 90 years old earlier today. Born in Fountainbridge Edinburgh, Scotland in 1930is well known for being the first to play the iconic role of James Bond. For Edinburghians Sean is the o...

Hidden Gems #3 - Squealing Pigs by Admiral Fallow

28 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments paddy0mick

I'm so happy to share this band with you. I had so much trouble picking a hidden gem song from their back catalogue because there are so many. The one I'd like to share is a song I often cover when I get the hold of a guitar. Listen to it in all its...