Photo by Andy McKay, Edinburgh Running Photos. @andymckayphotos

#31: Portobello

Thanks to Andy McKay for the above photo, you can check out his brilliant pictures at The first draft of this blog was basically 'OMG I've had the best day ever' about 20 times. It’s amazing what you can do, if you decide you want to. For those wanting an update on my illicit toast … Continue reading #31: Portobello


#30: Alness

Alness? Where on earth is that then? I checked round with my work colleagues and got mainly blank expressions except from the one who grew up in Inverness. Given that my team mates come from Germany, Ireland and Bonnyrigg though, and I grew up in the West Midlands, this puzzlement probably wasn't representative. My wife … Continue reading #30: Alness

#24: Montrose

After finishing the parkrun at #23: Ayr last week, my fellow parkrun tourist based in Ayr then took me on a bit of a tour around to see the sights. It's a great example of just what has been brilliant about this whole tour so far, I can't really exaggerate how welcome I've felt wherever I go. … Continue reading #24: Montrose