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Scottish Halloween traditions

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

Stories of Aberdeenshire

If you’ve ever watched BBC TV’s Trawlermen or Fish Town, you’ll be familiar with the couthy (friendly) Scots language dialect of North-East Scotland....

21 Standout Indie Shops in Scotland’s Cities

Just like Diagon Alley in Harry Potter, you’ll find Scotland’s cities have some lovely quirky shops where you can pick...

Scottish tartan – explained

Wondering which tartan you can wear? If there’s a clan tartan out there for you? Or what the difference is...

Angus Unwrapped – 10 things you didn’t know about Angus…

COVID-19 PHASE 3 RESTRICTIONS Tourism is reopening on 15 July but please check with attractions and businesses directly to confirm...

Fantastic arts and culture events in 2020

*Please note that due to the current COVID-19 advice, any large events are subject to cancellation. If you are planning...

10 Good News Stories From Scotland’s Businesses

In the mood to read heart-warming and inspirational news stories? We’ve cherry picked some of our favourites on Scottish businesses...

Great Things to Listen To and Stay Entertained at Home

Working from home doesn’t have to be dull! Spending more time at home just now means that you can get...

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...

8 Places to Buy Beautiful Scottish Artwork

The time will soon come to step inside galleries and while away hours admiring original artworks in person. But for...

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