Conference to tap into 2016 celebrations

|2 February 2016| A recently renovated mill in Dundee is set to host the Dundee & Angus Tourism Conference this spring. The Verdant Work’s High Mill in Dundee will host the event on 15 March, which ai...

£5 billion pay cheque for industry

|21 January 2016| Around 12.9 million domestic tourists visited Scotland in the year to the end of September 2015, according to new figures. The Great Britain Tourism Survey published today also shows ...

Food and drink boosting visitor numbers

|29 December 2015| Scotland’s tourism industry stands in good stead as the Year of Food and Drink draws to a close and the Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design begins, tourism minister Fergus Ewing sa...

Scottish attractions shortlisted for awards

|28 December 2015|  Seven top Scottish locations have been shortlisted as the UK’s finest by a leading publication.  BBC Countryfile Magazine is asking the public to vote for their favourites and choose the ...

Festive bookings up

|24 December 2015| Scotland’s accommodation businesses are celebrating a bumper festive season after over a quarter reported an increase in bookings, VisitScotland can reveal. Research commissioned by the...

French honour for Scottish businesses

|1 December 2015| Some of Scotland's premier tourism businesses are travelling to France to showcase a diverse range of products at a prestigious Christmas market. Pottery, jewellery and whisky are three ...

Scots star showcases homeland

|29 November 2015| Nicola Sturgeon has thanked one of the country's biggest stars for showcasing Scotland to audiences in America as a great place to visit. Alan Cumming has teamed up with VisitScotland a...

Tourism conference to champion collaboration

|27 November 2015| A leading international business expert has labelled Scotland’s £1.9 billion meetings industry the sector’s answer to Game of Thrones. Bo Krüger is one of Europe’s premier meeting desig...

Improving Scotland’s digital tourism capabilities

|13 November 2015| Edinburgh will host Scotland's digital tourism conference next Friday (20 November) which will look at how businesses can better engage with visitors. People working in the sector will ...