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Midsummer Nights in Scotland

From a music festival to a beach barbecue and spectacular sunsets over beautiful vistas, to a dusk walk at 10pm,...

Whisky Galore!

Whisky Galore! has been raising laughs for nearly 70 years. Compton Mackenzie’s popular 1947 novel inspired an unforgettable Ealing comedy...

Sunny or rainy? Find fun things to do come rain or shine

With balmy days and lush green scenery, summer in Scotland is a magical time. But yes, even in the summer...

12 stunning pub walks in Scotland

Walking in Scotland might be one of the best ways to explore, but it’s also guaranteed to work up your...

Ancestral journeys: connecting to your past in Scotland

Every ancestral journey is a truly personal story. When you embark upon yours, you can never be quite sure where...

12 iconic Scottish bridges

There is an impressive range of bridges in Scotland, many of which were designed by Scots and built by Scottish...

Spark-tacular bonfire night fireworks displays in Scotland

Bonfire Night – what’s it all about? As November approaches, children and adults alike get those words marching round and...

11 breathtaking photos of Orkney

Orkney is a place of real contrasts. One minute you can be wandering through one of the islands’ bustling towns or...

First Look Scotland: An interview with Scottish actor Alan Cumming

Scottish actor Alan Cumming recently returned to his homeland to film a TV special for NBC. VisitScotland caught up with Alan for a quick interview.

Scottish Halloween traditions

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

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