The Blog

  February 2013

 Latest Posts

Fantastic photos of Scotland from space!

It’s not every day you get to see photos like this! Commander Chris Hadfield, a Canadian flight engineer on the International...

Disney Pixar’s Brave has won Best Animated Film at the Oscars!

This latest win makes it a hat-trick of awards for the worldwide box-office smash, hot on the heels of Best...

Jedward's Big Adventure in Orkney

The spiked blonde quiff hairstyles, the distinctive accents – it can only be the dynamic duo that is Jedward! Orkney recently...

A Trip to Scotland by Mario Feil

Feeling down because it’s a Monday? Not to worry, we’re here to help! Over the weekend I stumbled across a...

Valentine's Day in Scotland

Here at VisitScotland we have scoured the country to bring you our top alternative Valentine’s Day ideas for singles and...

Scottish Accents

Much is made of the Scottish accent. Probably one of the most well-known aspects of our country, it’s also probably...

Pancake Day – flippin’ good fun!

Frying pans at the ready!  Pancake Day is not far away, so don your chef hat and get practicing your...

Fort William Mountain Festival

Another day, another awesome outdoors festival! Running from the 21st – the 24th of Feb is the Fort William Mountain...

Cookie Policy

VisitScotland uses cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By using our website you consent to our use of cookies. Please read our new privacy and cookies statement for more information.