Alison Hall B.Sc.(Hons), PGDip., Ph.D. was born and raised in rural Perthshire although her ancestors are mostly from the Scottish borders. She grew up
on a farm with a stone circle and was fascinated from a young age by the history and archaeology of Scotland. She studied a wide range of historical
and cultural subjects and worked for many years as a University lecturer and is also a published author. She has set up Historic Holidays Scotland
to introduce the beauty and history of Scotland to interested holidaymakers and to inspire others to love Scotland too.