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 Amy Robertson

Amy is a content executive at VisitScotland. Hailing from the west coast of Scotland, she's rather fond of music festivals, coastal walks, whisky and coal fires.

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Why No One Does Winter Like Scotland

It’s perhaps a bold claim to make that there’s nowhere quite like Scotland in winter, but we are sticking to...

Family Days Out in Midlothian and the Scottish Borders

We all know computer games can be loads of fun and take you to places that you’ve only ever dreamed...

Unwrapping Scottish superstitions, traditions and customs

In a country with such a rich heritage as Scotland, it’s not surprising that a number of superstitions derive from...

9 Wellness Holiday Ideas in South Scotland

While we want our holidays to be many things, for many it’s becoming increasingly important that wellness is factored in...

Experience The Scenic South West Coastal 300

Surely by now you’ll know that Scotland is made for road tripping? There’s no shortage of impressive natural beauty to...

Pedal to your perfect picnic spot

Check out our suggestions for some great cycle routes across Scotland’s islands and mainland, with wonderful spots to picnic at...

43 top ideas for a family day out in Scotland this summer

Summer has arrived in Scotland and that means lots of daylight hours to fill, so you’ll need plenty of ideas...

Become a king for a day in Scotland

Whatever your interests, you’ll find there are endless kingly pursuits to enjoy across Scotland, from delving into the history of...

Get an appetite for love at romantic picnic spots in Scotland

A picnic for two is one of the most romantic activities a couple can do. It’s the perfect way to...

9 unusual hostels and bunkhouses in Scotland

Feeling adventurous? Want a holiday to remember with memorable places to stay? Then it’s definitely time to start planning a...

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