Scotland: Welcome to our life

Come to Scotland, and explore historic castles, rugged landscapes and magnificent coastline. You’ll find everything on this site to help plan your trip – from places to go and events and festivals, to your local travel expert and information on tracing your Scottish roots. It’s not difficult to become part of the fabric of Scottish culture – welcome to our life.

Scotland’s National Tourist Routes

Here are 12 routes off the main trunk roads and motorways which allow you to discover Scotland’s landscape, villages and great things to see and do on the way round the country.

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‘I am a Scot’ Facebook Page

There’s a wee bit of Scotland in all of us! Whether you’ve SCOTS ROOTS or you simply LOVE Scotland, join us on Facebook!

Year of Natural

The Year of Natural Scotland is the perfect time to experience our outstanding natural beauty, historic landscapes, natural playgrounds and fascinating wildlife.

Magners Glasgow International Comedy Festival

Taking place from March 14 to 31 this year, the Magners Glasgow International Comedy Festival is one of the largest in the UK, attracting the very best comedians.!

Ceilidh Culture

Ceilidh Culture is Edinburgh’s annual showcase of traditional arts, through music, song, dance, storytelling and more

Highland Games

Tossing the caber, throwing the hammer, tug o’war, track events, Highland dancing and piping competitions – the Highland Games are not to be missed! They take place throughout Scotland all summer – get the full schedule here.

Islay Festival of Malt & Music

Join in the celebration of Islay’s culture, music and whisky this May. One of the highlights of the island’s event calendar, you’re sure to have a good time at one of the many ceilidhs.