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 Mairi Scobie

Mairi is from Edinburgh and loves everything to do with Scottish history, animals, and music.

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14 Different Days Out in Scotland

Scotland has hundreds of quirky and unique things to do and experience across the country – from conquering a Corbett,...

Historical Walking Routes in Scotland

There are two things we absolutely love about Scotland – its history and its scenery – so why not combine...

The Loony Dook: Everything You Need to Know

What will you be doing on 1 January? Having a long lie in and nursing a wee bit of a...

Top sporting events coming to Scotland in 2019

You can watch world-class sports men and women competing for titles at a range of high profile sporting events in...

Explore Dundee: a UNESCO City of Design

Dundee has built a memorable reputation over the years for being a hub of innovation and creativity, so it is...

Scottish Highlands and Islands Named in Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Travel’ 2019

The Scottish Highlands and Islands, where to start? The largest region in the country is home to hundreds of iconic...

9 Stunning Castle Garden Walks to Explore

One of Scotland’s most iconic features is the numerous castles, ruins, fortresses and stately homes that can be found in...

9 Reasons Why You Should Visit Scotland in 2019

Because it’s never too early to start planning your next holiday, right? Scotland has incredible sights to see, events to...

Dundee named in Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Europe 2018’

One of Scotland’s spectacular seven cities, Dundee is a dynamic and friendly place that boasts incredible attractions, sights, world-renowned creations...

Ambassadog – Scotland’s top dog!

It’s been two years since Glasgow’s Golden George was named as VisitScotland’s Ambassadog (or international canine ambassador) and he is...

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