Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice. You can now search our website to see what businesses are open and signed up to the Good to Go scheme. Find more advice on exploring Scotland during Covid-19 on our dedicated page.

The Blog

 Shetland

 Latest Posts

8 of Scotland’s Best Island Ferry Routes

There’s something special about ferry journeys. They offer a sense of adventure, a link to our seafaring past, and a...

Experience the Scottish Islands from Home – Virtual Tours and Experiences

Scotland is home to over 790 islands, from Arran to Shetland. Discover what makes each of them unique with some...

Take a virtual tour of Scotland’s historic sites

Scotland is well known as an ancient land with a fascinating history. What you might not know though, is how far...

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...

From our home to yours – see Scotland virtually

Although it’s not possible to come to Scotland at the moment, thanks to the wonders of modern technology, you can still see...

19 Must-Do Festivals on Scotland’s Islands

Scotland’s islands are not only beautiful, they offer an abundance of things to do throughout the year. Whether you long for...

14 things to do on the beach in Scotland

Golden sands, turquoise waters, peaceful bays and tumbling waves … there are few finer places than a beautiful Scottish beach...

6 Scottish Fire Festivals That Will Warm Your Heart This Winter

It’s time for us to wrap up warm and take to the streets to fight the darkness with spectacular winter fire festivals...

12 Reasons Why Shetland Is The Perfect Scottish Escape

Looking for the perfect Scottish island escape? Located between Norway and mainland Scotland, the Shetland Isles have some of the...

15 Spectacular Coastal Walks in Scotland

There are all sorts of ways to see Scotland; you can take a bus tour, catch a train, hire a...

Page 1 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 privacy and cookies statement for more information.