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  March 2013

Top 10 Easter Destinations 2013

by March 29, 2013

The well known online travel and booking website Expedia has announced that our very own capital city Edinburgh has had...

The Ultimate Geek’s Guide to Scottish Industrial History!

by March 27, 2013

Have you ever wanted to experience an offbeat journey through time to learn more about Scotland’s industrial history? Well such...

Highland Fling – Touring the Speyside Whisky Region

by March 25, 2013

Fancy a break from the busy city lifestyle? Then why not head to Scotland’s Speyside region for some dram sampling,...

VisitScotland National Geographic Exhibition

by March 15, 2013

Recently we took over the National Geographic Store in London with an exhibition of 18 majestic photographs of Scotland’s natural...

Red Bull Hill Chasers coming to Edinburgh

by March 14, 2013

Any rider, any bike, one hill! The UK’s only multi-discipline, uphill sprint race is coming to Edinburgh later this month...

The deep-fried Mars bar – an acquired taste

by March 12, 2013

Despite an abundance of world-renowned local dishes and a bountiful larder to boot, there is one delicacy which has become...

‘Shetland’ debuts on BBC One

by March 11, 2013

What an action-packed past few months it’s been for Shetland! In January, the world was captivated by a collection of photos...

Knoydart Peninsula – one of the last great wilderness areas

by March 7, 2013

We must be in CNN’s good books! Just a few months after Scotland was named as CNN’s top travel destination...

Inside Glasgow’s new VisitScotland Information Centre

by March 4, 2013

Last week I was fortunate enough to check out the brand new VisitScotland Information Centre (VIC) in Glasgow which recently relocated...

Science gets social!

by March 1, 2013

The Edinburgh International Science Festival – the world’s oldest celebration of Science and Technology – turns 25 in 2013. The coming...

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