Time spent in a log cabin in the heart of Argyll allows plenty of time for nature gazing, relaxation and walking, as Lisa Trainer found out.
A new Dundee travel guidebook has been launched to entice people to come and rediscover the city.
Take warm sunshine, add Scotland's stunning west coast, sprinkle in some freshly caught seafood and hold those legendary midges and you have the recipe for the perfect weekend, finds Nora McElhone.
It might be a year late, but Rosyth ferry captain Antonio Arbilli's ship has finally come in.
It's the land of the midnight sun, National Geographic think it's the best travel destination in the world, and it's only an hour's flight from Scotland.
If you are considering venturing outside the UK for your next family holiday, the picturesque Sunparks Limburgse Peel resort in The Netherlands could be just what you're looking for. Charlene Wilson spent a week there finding out exactly what the area had to offer.
Haunting and magnificent in equal measure is the best description for one of Aberdeenshire's most visited attractions.
With the global economic downturn biting and some miserly exchange rates on offer, the popularity of the "staycation" has rocketed in recent months. Dave Lord joined the growing band of Scots who holiday at home with a stay at the 300-year-old former drovers' inn Taychreggan near Oban named one of the most romantic retreats in Britain.
Twenty years after Peter Mayle's A Year in Provence attracted hordes of tourists and expats to the region, Nora McElhone finds the Mediterranean city of Marseille is the perfect base for exploring this stunning area.