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Scotland’s ways to woo your Valentine!

Everyone knows that there is no better time to sweep someone off their feet than on 14 February, the most...

10 interesting facts about Robert Burns

The world will soon again, on 25 January, be celebrating birthday of Robert Burns, Scotland’s best-loved son and its National...

Scottish traditional music to listen to on a musical journey through Scotland

Celebrate 2022 with some uplifting Scottish music! Traditional music and Gaelic songs have been at the heart of Scottish culture...

18 Braw Scottish Words & Their Meanings

Learn how to speak like a local with these great Scottish words and their meanings. From ‘braw’ to ‘wheesht’, we’ll...

Tartan Day – 10 amazing facts about tartan

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

Fantastic arts and culture events in 2022

*Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, if you are planning to visit in 2022, please check the event website for...

Scottish Halloween traditions

Of all the seasonal holidays, Halloween is one of my favourites. It might not have the spiritual significance or inspire...

Unwrapping Scottish superstitions, traditions and customs

In a country with such a rich heritage as Scotland, it’s not surprising that a number of superstitions derive from...

7 Country Parks With A View

One thing we can still enjoy is the great outdoors in Scotland and the fantastic local country parks that can...

7 Brilliant Independent Bookshops in Scotland

What better way to relax and unwind than getting stuck into a good book? Perhaps you’re looking for a new...

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