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Packed with brilliant moments, the Year of Food and Drink Scotland 2015 is a chance to celebrate Scotland’s fantastic natural larder and exceptional natural produce, as well as the landscapes, people and culture that make our food heritage so unique.
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In October as the nights get longer, enjoy traditional music and concerts across the country.
The landscape of Aberdeenshire is littered with historic castles and monuments, there is even a castle trail! Discover some of Aberdeenshire's castles with our video.
Scotland's music scene is one of the best in the world and encompasses a diverse range of genres from traditional Celtic and folk music to opera and riveting rock festivals featuring top contemporary acts.
Scotland’s castles come in all shapes, sizes, states and locations. Take a look through some of the most dramatic, loved and iconic castles and plan a trip to see them all from the Aberdeenshire Castle Trail to Edinburgh, Stirling and Eilean Donan castles.