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Edinburgh counts down to Christmas

by October 28, 2013

Having recently been voted one of the best cities in the world in which to enjoy a winter break by...

Hakuna Matata roars into Edinburgh

by October 16, 2013

It’s been four years in the making and now the wait is over as one of the hottest tickets to...

Scotland’s stunning new home of entertainment opens

by October 1, 2013

The SSE Hydro, Scotland’s latest and most spectacular new performance venue has opened in style. Rod Stewart had the privilege...

Celebrating Scotland’s science in the Year of Natural Scotland

by August 29, 2013

  Discover the science behind our natural environment at Scotland’s science centres. To celebrate the Year of Natural Scotland, Scotland’s four...

Scotland opens its doors in September

by August 28, 2013

You might think you’ve seen all there is to see in Scotland, but are you so sure? Including places that...

Glasgow’s curries – there’s naan better!

by August 28, 2013

The hunt is on again to find the UK’s Curry Capital and the public is being asked to vote for...

Edinburgh mural like a “A Hogmanay Where’s Wally?”

by August 28, 2013

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebration is known the world over for its wonderful festival atmosphere, Street Party and fireworks as revellers welcome...

Dundee’s latest V&A exhibition

by August 23, 2013

  As a budding artist myself, I was very excited to find out that some of London’s most outstanding artworks...

All the world’s a stage

by August 19, 2013

It might be better known as part of Shakespeare’s As You Like It, but for theatre-goers in Edinburgh, this famous...

One Year to Go – Glasgow gears up for the Commonwealth Games

by July 23, 2013

It’s hard to believe but it’s only a year ’til Scotland’s biggest-ever sporting event – the XX Commonwealth Games –...

Fantastic photos of Scotland from space!

by February 28, 2013

It’s not every day you get to see photos like this! Commander Chris Hadfield, a Canadian flight engineer on the International...

Yelp Edinburgh’s Winterfall Wonderland @ Ghillie Dhu

by November 16, 2012

We attended the Yelp Edinburgh Winterfall Wonderland @ Ghillie Dhu last night, with the luxury venue playing host to a very...

Craig brings The Late Late Show home to Scotland

by May 22, 2012

You can take the boy out of Scotland… Craig Ferguson, star of the hit US chat series The Late Late...

Lights of Scotland on Vimeo

by May 21, 2012

I came across this video almost by accident whilst browsing the web over the weekend, and I’m so glad I...

Scotland through the lens

by May 2, 2012

Just stumbled onto this great wee video, Lights of Scotland by Romain Corraze. It nicely intercuts his visual diary of...

Listen live!

by April 26, 2012

            It doesn’t matter whether you like classical musical or not, you’re bound to know...

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