The Blog

 Orkney

 Latest Posts

Isle be back – why the Scottish Islands will have you coming back for more

What do you know about Scotland’s islands? Well, one thing we can confirm is that more people are falling in...

Orkney's most-visited attractions

  You’d be hard-pressed to find a region with a longer or prouder history than the Orkney Isles. From Stone...

Family-friendly October break ideas

For all you doting parents out there on the lookout for ways to keep the kids entertained during the October...

Jedward's Big Adventure in Orkney

The spiked blonde quiff hairstyles, the distinctive accents – it can only be the dynamic duo that is Jedward! Orkney recently...

Orkney…a land apart

It’s always intriguing to hear a foreigner’s take on a country. Neville Peat, a writer for New Zealand’s Otago Daily...

Why Orkney is the centre of ancient Britain (Guardian)

There was a great article posted over at the Guardian website on the weekend written by Robin Mckie, who travelled...

Scottish Castle Visitor Numbers Surge

Led by some of our most iconic castles, historic attractions throughout Scotland have experienced a record breaking year, the BBC...

Page 2 of 2 1 2

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.