Food & Drink Fortnight

Food & drink from Scotland is achieving a world-wide reputation for quality, freshness and of course, fabulous taste. Our drinks are legendary too, and none better than the range of Read More

8 Ulti’mutt Days out with your Dog

The UK apparently spends an average of 10 Billion pounds a year on their dogs; pampered pooches indeed! With owners admitting to splashing out on things like clothes, high-end dog Read More

Edinburgh Fringe – It’s Open for Business

It’s happening – are you coming? This years Edinburgh Fringe Festival IS going ahead, but has escaped the world’s attention almost completely! In most years ‘The Fringe’ is the third Read More

Explore the Shores of Scotland.

With over 6000 miles of coastline, mainland Scotland has plenty of watery wonders to share with you. Stretching to over 11,000 miles if we include the island shores, there is Read More

WIN A 2 NIGHT GINSPIRED ESCAPE!

#LetTheAdventureBeGIN Please read and agree to our terms and conditions ahead of entering this competition. ENTER HERE or via the form below Ginspired Scotland have teamed up with our friends Read More

Guide to the best Ginspired picnics for #NationalPicnicWeek

The Scottish picnic season has arrived, just in time for National Picnic Week! Enjoy a true taste of summer by adding a refreshing twist of locally produced Scottish Gin to Read More

7 AMAZING GINSPIRED DAY TRIPS FOR #7DAYSOFCYCLING

If you love touring on two wheels, make cycle-friendly Scotland your place for a Ginspired escape. Whether you are after easy going, family friendly trails, a bike-packing adventure, an adrenaline Read More

Getting Back to Normal.

As we socially distance ourselves from lockdown, contemplating the return to normality can be quite daunting. Will we remember that we now have to dress our lower halves as well? Read More

Travel Kindly. Sustainable Holidays in Scotland.

Want to find your way to kinder, more sustainable holidays in Scotland? Ginspired Scotland’s Travel Kindly campaign has loads of ideas to help you! We’re signposting the most environmentally sound Read More

Holidays – Why do we want them?

Ever spent a holiday in a strange bed longing for the familiar pillows of home?  Been hunched under a dribbly, cramped shower and yearned for the stretch space and drench Read More

Burn’s Night Ginformation

With 2021 well underway and Burn’s Night fast approaching, we thought we would share some of our Scottish Gin suggestions to rival any Whisky, for your ‘At Home Burns Supper’ Read More

Let The Christmas Shopping BeGIN!

With Christmas fast approaching, we thought we would give you some ginspiration on what to buy your loved ones this year. So let the Christmas shopping for Scottish Gin beGIN! Read More

‘Gift A Getaway’ at Christmas

Gift a Getaway this year and help to support local business in what has been an incredibly tough year for everyone.  Gifting a Getaway will create lasting memories. After all, Read More

Cumbrae, Jewel of the Clyde

Less than one hour by train from Glasgow, and around two from Edinburgh, getting to the Jewel of the Clyde, or Great Cumbrae , couldn’t be easier.  It makes a Read More

Sustainable Travel in Scotland

‘Sustainability’ must be one of the most over-worked words of the last few years, as we try to find ways to reduce our impact on the planet we call home. Read Read More

Autumn Glory

The change of seasons brings a reminder that nature will pursue her cycle of newness, growth, seed setting and dormancy despite everything we throw at her, either intentionally or through Read More

Halloween Gins To Lift Your Spirits!

Here at Ginspired Scotland HQ we love all the ‘spooktakular’ Gins that Scotland has to offer. With Halloween looking a little different this year for everyone we thought we would Read More

Celebrate Autumn the Ginspired Way.

Autumn has definitely arrived, and here in Scotland it is one of the most beautiful times to plan your next visit. Trees ablaze with oranges & reds of all shades Read More

Lament to the Deep Fried Mars Bar

Or Ginspired Scotland’s contribution to National Poetry Day We’ve Castles and Cabers and Coos by the score We’ve Whiskies, great Gins even wine and there’s more We’ve mountains and rivers, Read More

The ‘Algorithm Method’ and why it’s not reliable

So officially the current most hated noun in the Oxford English is Algorithm.  Unsurprising given its recent form, it’s also difficult to spell, and even to say if you happen Read More

Love Scotland? Love Scottish Gin? Test your knowledge here:

Rate yourself with the following quiz:-  An ‘Arbikie’ is the traditional dwelling place of the wild Scottish Haggis.  Usually well concealed on a north facing mountainside, and always constructed after Read More

Pitlochry Day Trip – Step up for a Scottish Gin or two!

From the Pictish words for stones, or stepping stones, Pitlochry is one of Scotland’s most enchanting places to visit. With clear sparkling air, beautiful scenery, rich clan history, fine food Read More

Ginspired Day Trip to: Aviemore

AvieMORE for LESS The Cairngorm National Park takes a leading role in many wildlife and adventure stories.  It’s no co-incidence that Chris Packham and co are regularly spotted filming Springwatch Read More

Ginspired Scotland Talks Gin with Edinburgh Gin Distillery

Edinburgh Gin Head Distiller, David Wilkinson Founded in 2010, Edinburgh Gin has created an innovative family of award winning Gins. Based in Edinburgh, a city with a prestigious history of Read More

Ginspired Scotland Talks Gin with Darnley’s Gin

Distiller, Scott Gowans Ginspired Scotland is delighted to talk gin with distiller, Scott Gowans from Darnley’s Gin. Steeped in Scottish history, Darnley’s Gin was borne from inspiration dating back centuries Read More

Can Virtual Farming Bring Actual Benefits to the Farm?

Farm Stays, Farm Shops, Agritourism, how does social media go down on the farm? In these days and weeks since lock down, we’ve seen virtual experiences popping up everywhere, from Read More

Ginspired Scotland Visitor Charter

Now the lockdown’s finally lifting, and we can all come and goWe’d love to have you visit, but there’s stuff you need to knowThe virus bug is still around, it’s Read More

Ginspired Scotland Talks Gin with Ellis Gin

Carol Jackson, Founder of Ellis Gin Beautifully crafted Scottish Gin in the heart of Glasgow, Ellis Gin is a must for any gin connoisseurs gin shelf. Made with hand selected Read More

Scottish Food Trails (with a hint of gin!)

There’s a saying – ‘Great change is preceded by chaos’.  For Scotland’s hospitality industry these weeks since March 2020 have offered little but chaos and confusion, unknowns and unpredictables; in Read More

Ginspired Scotland Talks Gin with The Dundee Gin Co.

Ginspired Scotland ‘Talks Gin’ to Lewis Murphy of The Dundee Gin Co. Lewis Murphy, Managing Director of The Dundee Gin Co. Think of Dundee and our minds turn directly to Read More