Scotland’s top line-up continues with Christmas and Hogmanay 2014

Press Releases   •   Oct 31, 2014 14:26 GMT

From traditional Christmas markets and winter wonderland ice rinks, to haggis hurling and one of the world’s greatest New Year celebrations, Scotland is planning its best ever Christmas and New Year celebrations as the ultimate finale to 2014.


Close encounters of the heard kind

Press Releases   •   Oct 29, 2014 17:15 GMT


The Italian job

Press Releases   •   Oct 28, 2014 10:52 GMT

Members of VisitScotland’s golf marketing team are in Italy this week, leading a Scottish mission to Lake Como to enhance The Ryder Cup 2014 legacy and show the world why Scotland is endorsed as The Home of Golf.


Homecoming boost for Hebridean Hopscotch

Press Releases   •   Oct 28, 2014 10:13 GMT

Bookings rise for travel company following Homecoming tie-in


If you've got it, haunt it

Press Releases   •   Oct 27, 2014 13:57 GMT

From a brand new supernatural map of Edinburgh’s spooky Royal Mile, to a bone-chilling exclusive video of Skaill House in Orkney, VisitScotland isn't missing a trick (or treat) this Halloween.


Scotland for sail

Press Releases   •   Oct 27, 2014 11:38 GMT

A new campaign to encourage more people to enjoy a sailing holiday in Scotland could boost the economy by over £1 million*, Tourism Minister Fergus Ewing has announced.


Festival starts with a fang!

Press Releases   •   Oct 24, 2014 09:42 BST

Scotland’s first ever Caledonian Vampyre Ball set to bite Stirling


Strongest first half of year for Scottish tourism since 2008

Press Releases   •   Oct 23, 2014 00:01 BST

Inbound business visits to Scotland see highest growth


MTV pops up across Glasgow

Press Releases   •   Oct 22, 2014 14:18 BST

As Glasgow gets ready to welcome the 2014 MTV EMA some of the city’s freshest creative talent from The Glasgow School of Art have been working through the night in an exciting collaboration which will showcase six unmissable giant MTV logos around the city, designed to get Glasgow buzzing in the run up to the show on Sunday 9 November.


Dawn of a new MICE age

Press Releases   •   Oct 22, 2014 10:22 BST

Event organisers with a combined spending power of £640 million will be heading to Edinburgh next summer.

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