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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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Ambassadog – Scotland’s top dog!

He’s Scotland’s ambassadog and he is as busy as ever. From giving his paw of approval to new hotels, to...

50 Historic Events in Scottish Tourism

2019 marks 50 years of VisitScotland. Happy Birthday to us! So what better time to celebrate 50 years of memorable...

How To Celebrate the Moon Landing Anniversary in Scotland

  2019 marks the 50th anniversary of a truly momentous occasion – the first Moon landing. On the 16th of...

The Oor Wullie BIG Bucket Trail

Get ready for a brand-new trail to swoop into Scotland this summer, featuring 200 giant sculptures from the classic comic...

The 12 Best Seafood Shacks in Scotland

It’s no secret that Scotland’s larder is made up of some of the best produce in the world! We have...

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...

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