7 Amazing Things to Do in Oban in Two Days

gull flying over oban harbour

I don’t know about you, but sometimes city life can get too much for me and makes me long to listen to the sound of crashing waves or walk amongst lush mountains. To retreat, to recharge. Let me introduce you to my new sanctuary; Oban in the Western Highlands of Scotland.  Although not exactly a […]

Oban Distillery Tour: 7 Things I Learnt About Whisky


There was a collective intake of breath as ‘Magic Mike’, our Oban Distillery tour guide, prepared to share his three cardinal rules for judging the quality of Scotch whisky. “First, it needs to be in my hand. Second, it needs to taste good” As he paused for dramatic effect, we leaned in closer. “Finally, the […]