Fun

If we write about something which we feel doesn't fit into a specific category but is a "fun" topic, then it'll be listed here within the fun articles category.

The Fife Coastal Path – our guide to this excellent trail

By Finn H | November 1, 2023 | 0 Comments

We write lots of guides about Fife because there are so many excellent places to visit in the county – from St Andrews to Crail, Fife is packed with lovely towns and villages which are just a stone’s throw from Edinburgh. We think that walking along the Fife Coastal Path is the best way to see the county in all…

Argyll Sea Kayak Trail – our guide to this excellent kayak trail

By Finn H | October 23, 2023 | 0 Comments

In our popular guide about Argyll and the Isles, we mention that this part of Scotland is excellent for outdoor activities, particularly activities on the water. The sea and lochs in and around Argyll are among the most popular parts of the UK for kayaking, and the area attracts thousands of kayakers from across the country every year. The Argyll…

Why we love our Ooni Fyra 12 pizza oven (our full review)

By Finn H | October 16, 2023 | 0 Comments

There are so many products out there which people buy with the intention of using regularly, but which never get used. We thought our Ooni pizza oven might be end up being a product like this, but it hasn’t been the case. We can say that since buying an Ooni Fyra 12, we really feel like it has added value…

Iphone 15 vs Iphone 15 pro | Which should you choose?

By IMo | October 2, 2023 | 0 Comments

On the 22nd of September 2023, Apple released their most recent editions to their mobile phone range:  iPhone 15, iPhone 15 Plus, iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max.  Thankfully, we are in a position where we have been able to access both the iPhone 15 and the iPhone 15pro, and we thought that it would be helpful to…

Is it worth paying for YouTube Premium? Our honest thoughts

By Finn H | September 30, 2023 | 0 Comments

Many of us are subscribed to a number of different services to keep ourselves entertained, with everything from Spotify to Netflix requiring a recurring monthly payment. YouTube is a platform that most of us use for free quite happily, so it might seem a bit mad to add a paid YouTube subscription to your growing list of monthly recurring payments,…

Is it worth buying ExpressVPN? We take a look at this popular VPN provider and give our honest opinion

By Finn H | September 27, 2023 | 0 Comments

The world of VPN providers is overwhelming – there are so many options and all of them seem to offer pretty much the same thing. ExpressVPN is probably the biggest VPN provider name out there, and the company runs adverts across various platforms. Consequently, lots of people who want a VPN are wondering if ExpressVPN is worth getting. So we…

4 great paid survey apps to try if you want to earn a bit of extra cash

By Finn H | September 26, 2023 | 0 Comments

Everyone is looking for a bit of extra cash at the moment, but not everyone has the time to get a second job, especially if it involves leaving the house. This is why paid survey apps are so great – they’re the type of thing you can download and use while you’re sat on the sofa watching tv. Typically the…

Herman Koch ‘The Dinner’ Book Review

By IMo | September 25, 2023 | 0 Comments

In a way, we are writing this to save you from the Guardian’s constant moral pontification about rich people, or the Daily Mail’s contrived attempts to convince you that they are ‘one of us’.  Many of the other The Dinner reviews focus more on the surrounding themes in the media and zeitgeist and overlook the actual book itself. They seem…

5 of the best electric bikes you can buy (tried & tested)

By Finn H | September 22, 2023 | 0 Comments

Cycling is one of the most enjoyable activities you can do, and it’s no surprise that many of the best cities in the world are designed around allowing people to travel on 2 wheels. But as much as we love cycling, we also acknowledge that there are times when you really can’t be bothered pedalling. That’s why electric bikes are…

Is it worth buying Harry’s? We take a look at this popular razor subscription

By Finn H | September 21, 2023 | 0 Comments

Whenever we see a product being recommended on lots of podcasts, we’re usually quite suspicious – typically it means that the product has a lucrative affiliate program, and that the podcast recommending the product will receive a hefty commission when a listener buys it. We’ve written about a number of these products, from Athletic Greens to ice baths. Harry’s is…