Francis Masson: Botanist and African explorer
Learn about Francis Masson's educational journey where he embarked on plant-hunting expeditions in South Africa in the 19th century.
Thomas Drummond: All-weather adventurer
Inspired by a lifelong passion for plants, this Scottish-born explorer trekked for thousands of miles across North America, braving the elements.
David Lyall: Brave Antarctic explorer
David Lyall was a Scottish-born explorer aboard the HMS Terror in 1839 when the ship braved perilous conditions and ventured into the unknown.
Introducing our latest partner Araminta Campbell
Known for her intricate designs and commitment to sustainability, join us as we speak to our latest partner at 100 Princes Street, Araminta Campbell.
Unveiling the uniforms of 100 Princes Street
As we prepare for the opening of our highly anticipated new property, 100 Princes Street, discover the final designs of our exceptional new uniforms.
Scotland’s influence in the British tea scene
Discover Scotland's legacy in British tea culture ahead of our opening of the renowned 100 Princes Street.
Archibald Menzies: Naval surgeon and botanist
Historian Jo Woolf explores the history of Achibald Menzies, a botanist who sailed around the world in search of new and exciting plant species.
Meet our suppliers: No Uniform
Learn more about our partnership with No Uniform, the official designer and supplier of 100 Princes Street’s bespoke uniforms.
Hazel & Luke Robertson: Modern Scottish Explorers
Two modern-day explorers who are using their experiences to help other people realise their own dreams.
Isobel Wylie Hutchison: Botanist and adventurer
Historian Jo Woolf explores the history of Isobel Wylie Hutchison, a Scotswoman whose love of wildflowers led her to travel solo across the Arctic.
Isabella Bird: A Rocky Mountain cowgirl
Historian Jo Woolf tells story of Isabella Bird, a female explorer who broke the conventions of her time living as a rancher in the Rocky Mountains.
William Speirs Bruce: Scotland’s Antarctic hero
Historian Jo Woolf leads us through the remarkable story of William Speirs Bruce, a legendary Scottish scientist and polar explorer.