Scottish Tourism
20 views | +0 today
Follow
Scottish Tourism
Keeping updated on the country's industry
Curated by Angel Smith
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Tourist drive based on Scottish James Bond sites - Scotsman

Tourist drive based on Scottish James Bond sites - Scotsman | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Scotsman Tourist drive based on Scottish James Bond sites Scotsman The trip, which will also see operators from USA, Canada, Japan, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, China, Denmark and Germany, forms part of the tourism body's Expo, a travel trade show at...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Saving the soul of Edinburgh: it's not too late - Telegraph.co.uk

Saving the soul of Edinburgh: it's not too late - Telegraph.co.uk | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Saving the soul of Edinburgh: it's not too late Telegraph.co.uk Towering above it is the noble neo-classical Royal High School of 1825 and the magnificent vernacular of St Andrew's House of the Thirties – buildings that address the...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

In pictures: Hollywood actor Russell Crowe in Scotland for Noah premiere - Scottish Daily Record

In pictures: Hollywood actor Russell Crowe in Scotland for Noah premiere - Scottish Daily Record | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Irish Independent In pictures: Hollywood actor Russell Crowe in Scotland for Noah premiere Scottish Daily Record “If I thought there somehow was going to be a watering down of what is known as Scottish culture then maybe I would have a stronger...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

A twenty-fifth anniversary Scots won't be celebrating

A twenty-fifth anniversary Scots won't be celebrating | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Scottish News, News Scotland - Politics, Referendum, Economy, Culture and intelligent opinion | Newsnet Scotland, uniquely Scottish
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

100 weeks of Scotland: birthplace of geology - Scotsman

100 weeks of Scotland: birthplace of geology - Scotsman | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
100 weeks of Scotland: birthplace of geology Scotsman These images will show a snapshot of the country in the run up to the referendum.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

SNP 'has exaggerated Scotland's oil revenues' | Politics ...

SNP 'has exaggerated Scotland's oil revenues' | Politics ... | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Its economies are much more out of synch than Scotland's is with the rest of the UK. Yet it endures because the political will is there for it to endure, both in the governments of the strongest members like Germany and the ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Billy Connolly says he will not vote in Scottish independence referendum - The Guardian

Billy Connolly says he will not vote in Scottish independence referendum - The Guardian | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
The Guardian Billy Connolly says he will not vote in Scottish independence referendum The Guardian He was speaking to the BBC News Channel from New York about reading some of Seamus Heaney's final works for a new animated series, when he was asked...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

the tap: The Scots today are as Scottish as a salt, beef bagel.

the tap: The Scots today are as Scottish as a salt, beef bagel. | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Any people who can throw away their culture and be happily controlled by a foreign parasite proves they must be doppplegangers - beasts in the form of man but soulless entities. The Scots today are about as Scottish as a ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Scottish Festival and Matthew Morrison among things to see this Valentine's ... - Long Beach Press-Telegram

Scottish Festival and Matthew Morrison among things to see this Valentine's ... - Long Beach Press-Telegram | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Scottish Festival and Matthew Morrison among things to see this Valentine's ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

2013 Open & Ricoh Women's British Open Worth £5.2m To Scotland ...

2013 Open & Ricoh Women's British Open Worth £5.2m To Scotland ... | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Last year's 2013 Open Championship at Muirfield along with the Ricoh Women's British Open at St Andrews was worth £5.2m to the Scottish economy. A report released today also shows that the global media exposure for ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

TECH-BOOST FOR TOURISM - The Caledonian Mercury

TECH-BOOST FOR TOURISM - The Caledonian Mercury | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
TECH-BOOST FOR TOURISM
The Caledonian Mercury
Scottish tourism is booming, with new technology heralding the way forward for business growth. However, the tourist sector needs help to tap into the available expertise.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Scottish independence: support grows despite Osborne speech on ...

Scottish independence: support grows despite Osborne speech on ... | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
A warning by Britain's three main political parties that they would rule out a currency union with an independent Scotland has "backfired in spectacular fashion", Alex Salmond has said after a new poll showed an increase in ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Homecoming Scotland 2014 – A year of brilliant moments right on your doorstep - The Edinburgh Reporter

Homecoming Scotland 2014 – A year of brilliant moments right on your doorstep - The Edinburgh Reporter | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Homecoming Scotland 2014 – A year of brilliant moments right on your doorstep The Edinburgh Reporter A new marketing campaign designed to encourage Scots and those in the north of England and Northern Ireland to uncover the Homecoming Scotland 2014...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

SIDE STREETS: Fall River has curious tie to Scotland - Fall River Herald News

SIDE STREETS: Fall River has curious tie to Scotland - Fall River Herald News | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
SIDE STREETS: Fall River has curious tie to Scotland Fall River Herald News FALL RIVER — One seldom thinks of the city as being an outpost of Scottish culture, which is to say Kennedy Park does not hold a huge Scottish festival in the summer.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

The union belongs to the Scots, it's at the heart of our cultural identity - The Guardian

The union belongs to the Scots, it's at the heart of our cultural identity - The Guardian | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
The Guardian The union belongs to the Scots, it's at the heart of our cultural identity The Guardian You'd have thought the Scottish cultural air would be thrumming with an accrued history of intellectual fighting and flyting over who we are,...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Cabinet minister: we're in danger of losing Scottish independence poll - The Guardian

Cabinet minister: we're in danger of losing Scottish independence poll - The Guardian | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
The Guardian Cabinet minister: we're in danger of losing Scottish independence poll The Guardian Carmichael, a Liberal Democrat, said he believed the yes campaign, which he said was possibly the best financed in British political history, could...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Unfold your plaids for Tartan Day on April 11 - Elmira Star-Gazette

Unfold your plaids for Tartan Day on April 11 - Elmira Star-Gazette | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Unfold your plaids for Tartan Day on April 11 Elmira Star-Gazette The organization also has a scholarship fund for high school students interested in studying Scottish culture.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Blunt instruments are not the way to persuade educated Scots to ...

Blunt instruments are not the way to persuade educated Scots to ... | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Standard Life, a pillar of the Scottish financial establishment, last week joined George Osborne and other London-based politicians in attempting to sway the Scottish electorate against independence with a warning over the ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Talks on more powers for Scots islands 'crucial' - Scotsman

Talks on more powers for Scots islands 'crucial' - Scotsman | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Scotsman
Talks on more powers for Scots islands 'crucial'
Scotsman
A Scottish Government spokesman said: “The agenda for the group's fourth meeting included transport, agriculture, tourism, construction and digital services.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Scottish Radical Independence Campaign to take “radical currency ...

Scottish Radical Independence Campaign to take “radical currency ... | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
In these circumstances, Scotland's free-floating currency, after an initial speculative period, would float upwards against both the RUK pound and the Euro, damaging both Scottish exports and tourism.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Business for Scotland submits evidence to Holyrood Economy ...

Business for Scotland submits evidence to Holyrood Economy ... | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
On 31st January 2014, Business for Scotland submitted this evidence to the Scottish Parliament's Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee on Scotland's Economic Future Post-2014. WRITTEN SUBMISSION FROM ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Playwright Maclennan comes out for No and says Scots culture thrives in UK - Herald Scotland

Playwright Maclennan comes out for No and says Scots culture thrives in UK - Herald Scotland | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Herald Scotland Playwright Maclennan comes out for No and says Scots culture thrives in UK Herald Scotland Explaining why he wrote it, Mr Maclennan said Scottish culture was thriving within the UK: "It's always struck me that Scotland has an...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Scotland: Would independence open it up for drug tourism? - The Voice of Russia

Scotland: Would independence open it up for drug tourism? - The Voice of Russia | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
Scotland: Would independence open it up for drug tourism?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

Dear Scotland: here are 76 things we'd like to apologise for, love ...

Dear Scotland: here are 76 things we'd like to apologise for, love ... | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
... out of the Scottish mining, steel and shipbuilding industries, butchered public services and imposed an unwonted, dismal neo-liberal ethos on a land to which such a callous political and economic philosophy was inimical.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Angel Smith
Scoop.it!

EventScotland marks ten years with event strategy review - Event Magazine

EventScotland marks ten years with event strategy review - Event Magazine | Scottish Tourism | Scoop.it
EventScotland marks ten years with event strategy review Event Magazine Paul Bush, chief operating officer for EventScotland, said: "Reading through this new publication it is clear that the Scottish events industry has grown a great deal over the...
more...
No comment yet.