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Five of Scotland’s Most Romantic Places.

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Five of Scotland’s Most Romantic Places.

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, we wanted to highlight why Scotland has a reputation for being one of the world's most romantic places. Did you know that Glasgow is reportedly the last resting place of St Valentine himself?

But there is more to it than that! 

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The Great Selkirk Haggis Hunt

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The Great Selkirk Haggis Hunt

What will become of Selkirk Hill in 2021 without the annual haggis hunt? Without the families of Border towns sending their bravest to hunt down the little creatures, might the haggis' (or haggae?) overrun the inclines of Selkirk.

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What to Wear to a Burns Supper

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What to Wear to a Burns Supper

The end of January in Scotland marks Burns Night. This day is always celebrated with a Burns supper on or near the 25th of January. Often times they are formal events, but of course they can be casual celebrations amongst friends. Sometimes these events are for men only, and sometimes they are mixed in which case they finish the night with a ceilidh. So, deciding what to wear can sometimes be a bit confusing. Most dinners do not require you to wear tartan, but it is so much more fun to join in if you do.

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Hogmanay in 2020 Scotland? A Guide

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Hogmanay in 2020 Scotland? A Guide

Every 31st December, the world prepares to ring in the new year, but none do this quite like the Scots. Hogmanay celebrations are not even limited to New Year's Eve, because both 1st January and 2nd January are Bank Holidays

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Get Yer Kilt on for St Andrews Day !

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Get Yer Kilt on for St Andrews Day !

Scots across the world will soon be celebrating St Andrews Day with good cheer and hospitality. Read on to get ideas of how to enjoy it this year.

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