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A very unique wedding comes to Scotland….

by April 2, 2013

Many of us don’t think it gets more romantic than a pottery scene in Ghost, kissing in the rain in...

VisitScotland National Geographic Exhibition

by March 15, 2013

Recently we took over the National Geographic Store in London with an exhibition of 18 majestic photographs of Scotland’s natural...

Red Bull Hill Chasers coming to Edinburgh

by March 14, 2013

Any rider, any bike, one hill! The UK’s only multi-discipline, uphill sprint race is coming to Edinburgh later this month...

Science gets social!

by March 1, 2013

The Edinburgh International Science Festival – the world’s oldest celebration of Science and Technology – turns 25 in 2013. The coming...

Valentine’s Day in Scotland

by February 11, 2013

Here at VisitScotland we have scoured the country to bring you our top alternative Valentine’s Day ideas for singles and...

Up Helly Aa – Shetland’s Viking Fire Festival

by January 29, 2013

Shetland has been getting plenty of global attention courtesy of our Shetland ponies in jumpers, Fivla and Vitamin, who launched...

The Full Monte in Glasgow

by January 28, 2013

It’s the Saturday morning after Burns Night. How do you top a late night celebration in honour of Scotland’s national bard?...

A Guide to Burns Night 2013

by January 21, 2013

Every year on January 25, Scottish people at home and abroad celebrate the life and works of Scotland’s national bard, Robert Burns....

#Blogmanay Roundup: First Scotland impressions by Melvin Bloecher (Traveldudes)

by January 18, 2013

What’s it like visiting Scotland for the first time? In our fifth and final roundup of #Blogmanay, the real-time Hogmanay...

#Blogmanay Roundup: Q&A with JD Andrews (earthXplorer)

by January 11, 2013

We are continuing our round of catch ups with some of the great travel enthusiasts who attended #blogmanay, a unique chance for...

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