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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 Tree Festival 2021: See the wood and the trees this autumn!

Scotland has some of the most beautiful scenery in the world, with each season bringing different vistas, light and weather....

10 cycling events in Scotland you won’t want to miss

Invented in 1839, by Dumfries-shire raised Kirkpatrick Macmillan, Scotland is the spiritual home of the bicycle which makes perfect sense...

Valentine’s Day in Scotland

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

On the Trail of Bloody Scotland

Scotland has produced and inspired many a dark tale. To celebrate this Historic Environment Scotland have teamed up with 12 of...

The science of food and drink

Edinburgh is a paradise for lovers of food and drink, and this April the Edinburgh International Science Festival (5 – 20...