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Glasgow glows, day and night, thanks to massive  Delta Air Lines advert in New York’s Times Square

Glasgow glows, day and night, thanks to massive Delta Air Lines advert in New York’s Times Square

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2017 13:44 BST

A new digital tourism campaign aimed at boosting the number of American visitors to Glasgow has been launched in the world’s most sought after advertising location.

Routing for tourism

Routing for tourism

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2017 11:32 BST

​VisitScotland last year helped to secure new air routes worth over £46 million to the Scottish economy, it has been revealed.

Golf tourism driving Scotland's economy

Golf tourism driving Scotland's economy

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2017 10:10 BST

Looking ahead to the season

Looking ahead to the season

Press Releases   •   Apr 19, 2017 13:18 BST

Regional Director looks forward to the tourism season ahead in Moray Speyside

Scotland House is a platform for excellence

Scotland House is a platform for excellence

Press Releases   •   Apr 18, 2017 20:21 BST

New Innovation and Investment Hub opened in London

It's open season in the Highlands

It's open season in the Highlands

Press Releases   •   Apr 18, 2017 15:04 BST

VisitScotland Regional Partnerships Director in the Highlands looks to the tourism season ahead

Season to celebrate

Season to celebrate

Press Releases   •   Apr 18, 2017 12:58 BST

Edinburgh and the Lothians set for start of tourism season

New Bucket List Challenge Launched on World Heritage Day

New Bucket List Challenge Launched on World Heritage Day

Press Releases   •   Apr 18, 2017 12:24 BST

Scotland’s six most iconic sites celebrated as part of the 2017 Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology

Keep rolling, rolling, rolling!

Keep rolling, rolling, rolling!

Press Releases   •   Apr 14, 2017 17:14 BST

10 of the best egg-rolling hills in Scotland

Quality in Orkney has a golden touch

Quality in Orkney has a golden touch

Press Releases   •   Apr 14, 2017 08:08 BST

An Orkney guest house has achieved a coveted ‘Gold’ award from VisitScotland.

Panning a really good summer of events

Panning a really good summer of events

Press Releases   •   Apr 13, 2017 13:54 BST

Scotland’s events portfolio continues to prosper thanks to EventScotland, part of VisitScotland’s Events Directorate.

Something Wicked This Way Comes

Something Wicked This Way Comes

Press Releases   •   Apr 13, 2017 11:18 BST

2017 is the 420th anniversary of the Great Witch Hunt of Scotland Locations and events across Scotland linked to dark episode of history

Putting Big Houses in the Borders on the map

Putting Big Houses in the Borders on the map

Press Releases   •   Apr 12, 2017 12:08 BST

A new full-colour, illustrative map has been produced by the Big Houses in the Scottish Borders group to highlight their stunning properties to increase visitor numbers and promote what the region has to offer.

From dark skies to gold mines

From dark skies to gold mines

Press Releases   •   Apr 12, 2017 11:53 BST

Dumfries & Galloway offers something for everyone this tourist season

Delivering success for Scotland on a global stage

Delivering success for Scotland on a global stage

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.

Forest Jump

Forest Jump

Press Releases   •   Apr 11, 2017 11:20 BST

VisitScotland expects surge in visits to Scotland’s Forest Parks with new partnership

Beaumont spins into Scottish leg of 80 day mission warm-up

Beaumont spins into Scottish leg of 80 day mission warm-up

Press Releases   •   Apr 10, 2017 14:59 BST

Cycling star Mark Beaumont, has reached the Scottish leg of his warm-up training for an 80-day mission to travel 18,000 miles around the world by bike.

VisitScotland and TripAdvisor team up to put Scotland on world stage

VisitScotland and TripAdvisor team up to put Scotland on world stage

Press Releases   •   Apr 08, 2017 00:01 BST

A European-first collaboration between VisitScotland and TripAdvisor will see Scotland’s world-class tourism offering promoted to almost 70 million new potential visitors, generating a potential additional spend of £150 million.

Week of events to celebrate Midlothian's rich heritage

Week of events to celebrate Midlothian's rich heritage

Press Releases   •   Apr 07, 2017 11:22 BST

A week-long programme of events has been launched to celebrate Midlothian’s rich heritage, cultural traditions and historic properties.

Leaping Willows!

Leaping Willows!

Press Releases   •   Apr 05, 2017 11:39 BST

New sculpture is mane attraction this National Unicorn Day