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The Dumfries Arms Hotel – Contemporary boutique hotel and Ayrshire Wedding Venue

Today I am delighted to spotlight on The Dumfries Arms Hotel, a contemporary, stylish boutique hotel and Ayrshire Wedding Venue. Situated in the ancient burgh of Cumnock the hotel has played host to many colourful characters over the years, and has a rich 300 year history behind it. Previous visitors include Scotland’s national bard, Robert Burns who spent many a night at the old hotel bar, entertaining the locals and Sir Walter Scott, the poet and novelist who frequented the hotel in times gone by. Skip to the modern day and the old hotel has undergone a complete transformation and is now one of Ayrshire’s largest and most stylish wedding...

Top 5 Wedding Venues in France

Today I would love to bring a bit of Ooh La La to your celebration as we look for the best villas and chateaus to rent for your beautiful French Wedding. France is renowned as a country of amazing food, great wines and incredible style so its a great choice for your destination event. Olivers Travels have considered, cogitated and gathered together some of their favourite wedding venues, then handily organised them by price range to make selecting the perfect venue for your wedding a breeze… Chateau Cedre, Dordogne Imagine your wedding in the heart of Dordogne, in a romantic 17th-century castle, set in a heavenly setting with views over the...

The Atholl Palace Hotel ~ A Luxury Perthshire Wedding Venue

Today I am thrilled to spotlight on the beautiful Atholl Palace Hotel, a luxury wedding venue, spa and holiday resort in the heart of Highland Perthshire. I recently visited with my family, and from the moment you drive along their magnificent tree-lined avenue, your heart will be captured. Its majestic, and breathtaking doesn’t even come close to describing it. The Atholl Palace Hotel is the epitomy of Scottish Baronial splendour, standing overlooking 48 acres of wooded parkland grounds and the town of Pitlochry to the surrounding hills. Originally opened as the Athole Hydropathic in Victorian times, the hotel retains many features of the traditional large country house. large country house....

The Perfect Honeymoon or Minimoon in the beautiful Tuscan Countryside

A Honeymoon or mini-moon will be an experience you will cherish for the rest of your married lives. But in this beautiful world, with an endless list of destinations, choosing where to go can be extremely difficult. Italy is known for its breathtaking scenery at every turn, beautiful sunsets, exemplary restaurants and delicious cuisine – everything you can wish for on your holiday after the big day. Whether you are planning the honeymoon of a lifetime for next year, or simply booking a last-minute getaway to spend some much needed time together after the wedding, Tuscany has it all. With destinations such as Rome & Florence only a stone’s throw...

The Principal Edinburgh Hotel ~ An Edinburgh Wedding Venue & Luxury Residence

Today I am thrilled to spotlight on the Principal Edinburgh Hotel, an Edinburgh Wedding Venue and luxury residence and a  place of rich history, stunning design and beautiful architecture. I recently visited with my family and from the moment you walk through the doors its not just another hotel, it is an incredibly special experience. The Principal Edinburgh on George Street has been welcoming hotel guests since 1881. At its heart are five listed Georgian townhouses, built in 1775 as homes for Edinburgh’s most prosperous citizens. Following a remodel in 1880 by David Bryce, three of the townhouses opened as the hotel with part of the buildings also being owned...