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Seton Sands Caravan Holiday Park
Edinburgh / Family Fun / Scotland / Seton Sands Holiday Park

Seton Sands Caravan Holiday Park

Seton Sands Caravan Holiday Park is by the sea less than an hour’s drive from Edinburgh. https://www.haven.com/parks/scotland/seton-sands/ It’ s a great place for a family break and my daughter took my grandsons there for the first week of the school holidays. There’s an indoor heated pool, the beach is close by and there are lots … Continue reading

The Damascus Drum Cafe, Hawick, in the Scottish Borders
Chisholme Institute / Esoteric education / Hawick / Scotland / The Beshara School

The Damascus Drum Cafe, Hawick, in the Scottish Borders

This wee cafe is a little gem, tucked away in a side street near the river. http://www.damascusdrum.co.uk. I visited it last week with my daughter and was relieved to find it and the loo wheelchair friendly. The owners, Frances and Christopher Ryan, met us there, along with other friends connected to the Chisholme Institute. We … Continue reading

Accessible Travel / Disabled accommodation / Leuchie House / multiple sclerosis / North Berwick / Respite Care / Scotland / William Dalrymple

Visit to Leuchie House respite centre

Leuchie House (https://www.leuchiehouse.org.uk)is a place where people with MS and other long term conditions can go for a break, either alone or with their carer. I went to check it out recently. It’s about a 45-minute drive south from Musselburgh, just outside the seaside town of North Berwick, in rolling green countryside. The mansion house, … Continue reading