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Neil Brownlee, from VisitScotland will be speaking at the UNWTO 39th Plenary Meeting

VisitScotland’s Neil Brownlee will be speaking at the UNWTO 39th Plenary Meeting of Affiliate Members, in Chengdu, China.   Brownlee, head of business events at VisitScotland, along with... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland: School of Art accommodation is at the top of its class

The Glasgow School of Art is no stranger to awards but it now has a top tourism accolade to add to its list of honours. The GSA’s newest halls of residence, Blythswood House – which offers... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland: Bridging the marketing gap

Scottish businesses are being encouraged to capitalise on the tourism opportunities presented by the Queensferry Crossing.   Ahead of next week’s official opening of the world’s longest... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland Focus on St Andrews

A festival celebrating 176 years of Scottish photography has been awarded a funding boost from VisitScotland.   St Andrews Photography festival is among 14 forthcoming events taking place across... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Diverse Highland events awarded funding boost

A knitting festival and a three-day mountain running race are amongst 14 events across the country benefitting from a share of £145,500 in the latest awards round of EventScotland’s National Funding... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland Aberdeen iCentre is battle ready

World War One re-enactors as well as historical artefacts from the trenches, including helmets and rifles, will form part of an open day being held at Aberdeen’s VisitScotland iCentre.   The... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

Channel 4 and VisitScotland in interactive campaign first for E4

Channel 4, in partnership with VisitScotland, today announces a unique interactive TV campaign that invites viewers to take part in and direct a series of ads across a week.   Launching on E4 on... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland: Scotland celebrates Solheim Cup handover

Scotland is celebrating becoming the next host nation of The Solheim Cup following the official handover to Gleneagles at the culmination of the 2017 event at Des Moines Golf & Country Club in... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland: An Outlandish challenge

A group of top Scottish bloggers is dealing with the effects of “droughtlander” by taking on a unique challenge – to travel hundreds of miles and visit nearly 30 filming locations on... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland: Festival to shine a light on region’s history and heritage

Lighting the Borders, designated a signature event for Scotland’s Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, will see sites such as Floors Castle, Ayton Castle and Peniel Heugh flooded with blue... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland: Vintage motor racing event gears up for a historic success

on 2 and 3 September – is amongst 14 forthcoming events taking place across the country which are benefitting from a share of £145,500 in the latest awards round of EventScotland’s National... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland: Date set for Queensferry Crossing to be opened by The Queen

The Queensferry Crossing will be officially opened by Her Majesty The Queen on 4 September 2017.   The ceremony, with activities taking place at both sides of the bridge, will include: A welcome... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland: Funding boost to make festival ‘Electric’

Electric Fields Festival – in the grounds of the stunning Drumlanrig Castle on 1 – 2 September – is amongst 14 forthcoming events taking place across the country which are... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]

VisitScotland: Aberdeen Mela awarded funding boost

A cultural festival which brings together diverse communities in Aberdeen and the North East is amongst 14 events across the country benefitting from a share of £145,500 in the latest awards round of... http://www.travelandtourworld.com … [Read more...]