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Culture April 11, 2018

World Heritage Day

Celebrate Scotland’s UNESCO Sites On World Heritage Day   April 18 is World Heritage Day, promoting awareness of the vast diversity of humanity’s cultural heritage. In Scotland we’re lucky enough to have […]

Culture March 22, 2018

My Heritage, My Footsteps

Author and storyteller Jess Smith remembers growing up as a Scottish Traveller for the Historic Environment Scotland’s What’s Your Heritage? campaign   When I was a child, every spring at the […]

Culture February 22, 2018

Hikes and Hijinks

Musical director Patrick Milne reveals what the Opera Highlights team have been getting up to on tour   What a fabulous week! Having commuted to the first three shows from […]

Outdoor Scotland February 19, 2018

Q-Aye! – Original And Best

 Put yourself to the test with our list of essential weird and wonderful Scottish facts. How many do you know?     1. Actress Reese Witherspoon’s ancestor John D Witherspoon […]

Outdoor Scotland February 16, 2018

Q-Aye 2 – More Scottish Facts!

Gayle’s back with another round of essential weird and wonderful Scottish facts. Put yourself to the test – how many do you know?   Scottish explorer Joseph Thomson used false teeth and […]

Culture February 15, 2018

Q-Aye 3! – The Weird and Wonderful

The third round of our essential weird and wonderful Scottish facts – part 1   In Vancouver, Canada, they celebrate Chinese Burns Night! Burns Night and the Chinese New Year […]

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