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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.

 Latest Posts

50 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...

Scotland’s summer music festivals strike a chord

Music festival season is upon us! My diary is looking rather busy between now and September; most weekends you will...

Raise a glass at a Scottish Whisky Festival in 2017

In Scotland, we love a whisky festival. It’s no wonder – after all, the term ‘whisky’ comes from the Gaelic...

8 Reasons Why You Should Visit Scotland in 2017

The time to visit Scotland is NOW! Rough Guides has listed Scotland as being one of the must-see destinations in...

Ancestral journeys: connecting to your past in Scotland

Every ancestral journey is a truly personal story. When you embark upon yours, you can never be quite sure where...

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...

MOBO stars are coming out to light up the SSE Hydro this November

The countdown is on; tickets are now on sale for the 21st Music of Black Origin Awards (MOBO) which will...

7 great events to experience during the Mackintosh Festival 2016

House for an Art Lover, Bellahouston Park, Glasgow Art lovers and design fans, rejoice – the Mackintosh Festival is back...

7 Amazing Things To Do Around John O’Groats

John O’Groats may be best known for  its jaw-dropping location at the top of mainland Britain, but that’s not the...

6 Famous Film Locations on Skye

The BFG © Entertainment One The camera really loves the Isle of Skye. The largest of the Inner Hebrides, it’s...

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