St. Andrews

(credit: Jay Lloyd)

Getaway Guide: Memory-making Bars, Part 2

You can get a drink in any bar, but there are very few that will produce the kind of stories your kids will tell when asked about Mom and Dad. Join me in this second installment of storied watering holes.

06/11/2015

The St. Andrews University building. (Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: The Home Of Golf And Whiskey

Americans have been fascinated by the tale of “Braveheart” William Wallace who wielded a broadsword instead of a ballot to wrest Scotland from the English. He failed, but American visitors flock to the site of his legendary Battle of Stirling Bridge.

09/18/2014

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Study: Is Owning A Dog The Secret To Feeling Younger?

According to new research out of Scotland, dog owners over 65 acted 10 years younger than their peers without pups.

07/18/2014

Nick Faldo competes in the third round of the Bay Hill Invitational, March 20, 2004, Orlando, Florida.

My Favorite Course: Nick Faldo

Nick Faldo, golf legend and lead golf analyst for CBS Sports, talks about his favorite golf course.

04/22/2014

(Graduation Day at St. Andrews.  Photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: A Royal Romance Gratefully Avoided

As the world this week watches a London wedding, Jay Lloyd recalls his advice to a daughter attending college at St. Andrews, Scotland, where the latest royal romance began.

04/28/2011

US Students Discover UK Colleges

According to The Washington Post, the number of US undergraduates at British schools rose 30% in five years to more than 3500 students, and in 2010, applications increased by 17%.

01/12/2011

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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: A College Fit For Royalty

As the world now knows, Prince William, a future king, and his bride-to-be began their journey to a royal wedding while at college in Scotland at the University of St. Andrews. Check it out.

11/25/2010

Jay Lloyd's Getaway: More Than Golf at St. Andrews

The sweeping television shots of St. Andrews during last week’s British Open reminded KYW’s Jay Lloyd that there’s more than golf on a St. Andrews getaway.

07/21/2010