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  James Boyle

James is the Assistant Search & Social Media Manager at VisitScotland. Originally from Australia, he now lives in Edinburgh and enjoys travel, rugby and perfecting the art of making pancakes.

Santas take to the streets in Edinburgh and Glasgow

by December 11, 2012

If you were a little startled by the number of people dressed in Santa costumes on Sunday in Edinburgh or Glasgow, don’t worry...

Aberdeen – the happiest place in Scotland!

by November 29, 2012

Let’s have a toast to the Granite city! Aberdeen has recently been judged to be the happiest place in Scotland and one...

6 ways to celebrate St Andrews Day

by November 27, 2012

Having a tough time deciding the best way to celebrate the upcoming St Andrews weekend? With just a few days...

Downton Abbey set for a very Scottish Christmas

by November 26, 2012

Fans of the hit TV show Downton Abbey are in for a treat this Christmas as it was recently announced...

Exploring the Isle of Barra

by November 21, 2012

The Isle of Barra packs a big punch for an island of modest size – beautiful beaches, hills, machair and moor feature prominently...

Autumn colours on display at Crathes Castle Garden

by November 19, 2012

The temperature is dropping quickly and warm winter coats are a must, but there’s still plenty of reasons to pay...

Chanel to host fashion show at Linlithgow Palace

by November 15, 2012

In just a few weeks the eyes of the fashion world will descend upon Linlithgow Palace where prestigious fashion brand...

Royals reveal their love for St Andrews

by November 14, 2012

It was at Scotland’s oldest university where they first met as students around a decade ago – and last week...

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay programme launches

by November 14, 2012

Fireworks, torchlight processions and one of the world’s largest street parties – it must be time to start the countdown...

Orkney…a land apart

by November 13, 2012

It’s always intriguing to hear a foreigner’s take on a country. Neville Peat, a writer for New Zealand’s Otago Daily...

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