8… reasons to stay longer

By Aidan Canavan, VisitBute [Cover photo by Stephanie Pegg] 8. Beaches [Photo by Andy Walters] We have plenty of stunning beaches, from secluded ones where you can just get away from it, to busy ones where you can enjoy people watching and ice cream. So get your dookers oot and go for a paddle. 7. Hire a bike and …

10… things you only know if you’ve been to ButeFest!

by Emma Cooper 10. There’s no such thing as bad weather The first year of ButeFest we were hit by a now legendary storm, which almost wiped out our coastal festival site. The next day a few enterprising souls glorified in the mud as only ButeFest-ers can. It became quite the competition, attracting an audience who cheered the ‘contestants’ …