Blog posts • Mar 13, 2018 13:08 GMT
Peter Lederer CBE, who was the recipient of the Silver Thistle Award at the 2014/15 Scottish Thistles Awards, reflects on the changing face of tourism in Scotland over the past three decades. The former chairman of Gleneagles was recognised for transforming the Perthshire hotel into one of the country’s most luxurious resorts and his part in bringing the Ryder Cup to Scotland in 2014.
Blog posts • Aug 04, 2017 17:05 BST
VisitScotland Director of Events, Paul Bush, reflects on the three year partnership with the Edinburgh International Festival's for its opening event
Blog posts • Jun 22, 2017 10:52 BST
The entry deadline for this year’s Scottish Thistle Awards is looming, here are 8 reasons you should get an entry in for your business:
Blog posts • Jun 12, 2017 20:28 BST
Blog posts • May 19, 2017 16:18 BST
VisitScotland Chief Executive Malcolm Roughead talks about the importance of keeping abreast of international trends and how Scotland can learn from other destinations.
Blog posts • Apr 11, 2017 17:19 BST
Last Friday, we announced a collaboration of huge importance for Scottish tourism. Our new initiative with TripAdvisor, announced by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon at Carnegie Hall, represents a giant step forward in scaling up how we market and sell Scotland to the world, writes Charlie Smith, VisitScotland Director of Marketing.
Blog posts • Nov 30, 2016 14:43 GMT
Our Chief Executive Malcolm Roughead would like to wish you all a very happy St Andrew's Day! And invite you to view a special video we made to celebrate it.
Blog posts • Nov 03, 2016 16:26 GMT
Themed years have been pivotal in bringing together Scotland’s tourism and events industries as well as helping us to further raise Scotland’s reputation. Find out more about the themed years in our Chief Executive's latest blog.