Scotland’s outstanding natural beauty was celebrated throughout 2013. From stunning natural and historic landscapes, art inspired by nature, surprising wildlife and delicious food & drink, it is all available right on your doorstep.
A packed programme of inspirational events and festivals throughout the year, as well as insider tips from across the country, guaranteed fantastic memories during the Year of Natural Scotland.
Scotland boasts some of the clearest skies in Europe, which provide exceptional conditions for stargazing. In 2009 Galloway Forest Park was named the UK’s first Dark Sky Park. See if you can spot the Milky Way, The Plough or Polaris