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Canada 150

To celebrate the close ties between Scotland and Canada, we will be showcasing a different influential Scottish-Canadian

Explore Scotland

Take a tour of Scotland's regions and find out what a visit to Scotland has to offer.

Famous Scots

Find out about famous Scottish people, actors and celebrities

Haunted Scotland and the supernatural

From spooky stories to UFOs and the most haunted places in Scotland

Robert Burns

All about Robbie Burns, from his poetry to Burns night and supper

Scotland Worldwide

Scotland’s links and influence across the water and the world

Scottish Inventions

Great Scottish inventions and inventors that changed the world

Scottish Music

From new Scottish bands to studying music in Scotland

St Andrew

Facts about Saint Andrew and how St. Andrew’s day is celebrated the world over


Tartan, kilts and Scotland’s national dress in the 21st Century

Welcome to Scotland

If you are arriving by one of Scotland’s airports you will be welcomed with bold new images of Scotland. This is who we are.


Everything there is to know about Scottish whisky (or scotch), distilleries and the traditions that go with them

Year of Innovation, Architecture & Design

Read all about 2016 as the Year of Innovation, Architecture & Design in Scotland

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