The Blog

 Sophie Cameron

Originally from the Black Isle, Sophie lives in Edinburgh and spends most of her time reading, running and roaming around Scotland.

 Latest Posts

Comics, quizzes and cosplay at Glasgow Comic Con 2014

If the words “jings”, “crivens” and “help ma Boab” mean anything to you, you’ll know that comics have been an important...

Quirky tales from Scotland's pubs and bars

In Scotland, a trip to the pub often involves more than just a drink and a chat: it can mean...

Outer Hebrides featured in Lonely Planet’s Best in Europe 2014

We’re saying meal ur naidheachd (that’s Gaelic for congratulations) to the Outer Hebrides, as the islands have made it into...

May’s brilliant moments, as seen on Instagram

Whether it’s lazy days in city parks, hard-earned mountaintop views or boat trips around the coast, we love seeing how...

Gin for a treat! Try some of Scotland's finest spirits at the Scottish Juniper Festival

Scotland is second to none when it comes to whisky, but the amber nectar isn’t the only drink made here...

Perth, Ayr and Fort William amongst TripAdvisor’s most ‘excellent’ destinations

Scotland has received the TripAdvisor seal of approval once again! The preeminent review site has just revealed its list of...

Queen's Baton Relay: 7 – 10 July

With just a few weeks to go until the XX Commonwealth Games, the Queen’s Baton Relay comes ever closer to...

Catch Frankie Boyle, Eleanor Catton and many more at Glasgow’s Aye Write! Book Festival

  Aye Write! – perhaps the best-named of all the Scottish book festivals – returns to Glasgow’s Mitchell Library on...

Tartan Day – 10 unbe-weave-able facts about tartan

Look out your kilt or tartan trews – Sunday 6 April is Tartan Day, a chance for Scots both at...

Follow Pipefest on a march through Stirling’s fascinating history

Stirling’s Big Weekend is just a few months away, so if you haven’t done so already, clear your diaries! Running...

Page 3 of 5 1 2 3 4 5

Cookie Policy

VisitScotland uses cookies to enhance your experience on our website. By using our website you consent to our use of cookies. Please read our new privacy and cookies statement for more information.