Feedback from California

Feedback from California

We are always happy to have feedback from satisfied visitors. In this case, from Berkeley, California.  John, who visited a few days ago, writes:   “It was a truly wonderful trip, Alisdair. 10 days in Scotland and we didn’t open a brolly even once. Is this a...
Bute Newcomer’s Blog

Bute Newcomer’s Blog

Introduction. I used to live in Belfast and I had never heard of Bute. One day I came home from work and Mrs F informed me that she had spotted a job on the Scottish Island of Bute. I immediately had visions of us getting the Stranraer ferry then a 17 hour drive to be...

Bute – The Closest Island

Bute is close (90 minutes)  to the Scottish Central belt, and to Glasgow Airport (75 minutes). You can get here by train and ferry or by car and ferry. There is no need to book on the frequent ferries (unlike most other destinations) – and due to Road Equivalent...