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Scottish Tourism Alliance cautions against Edinburgh tourism tax

SCOTTISH TOURISM ALLIANCE CAUTIONS AGAINST EDINBURGH TOURISM TAX

Hotel occupancy all over Scotland has dropped 1.4 percent, as per STA, while the UK occupies number 135 position out of 136 countries,...

Feel the Love Across the Pond: Take Your S.O. on a Weekend Break in the U.K

FEEL THE LOVE ACROSS THE POND: TAKE YOUR S.O. ON A WEEKEND BREAK IN THE U.K

After the end-of-year rush, it pays to break out of your go-go-to routine and get away. Here, seven romantic weekend escapes in the...

 
 
 
Hundreds of flights cancelled due to expected heavy winds at Amsterdam Airport

HUNDREDS OF FLIGHTS CANCELLED DUE TO EXPECTED HEAVY WINDS AT AMSTERDAM AIRPORT

There were warning for possible disruption and tens of thousands of passengers intending to avail the Amsterdam Airport have had their...

British Royal Warrant Menswear Brands You Should Know

BRITISH ROYAL WARRANT MENSWEAR BRANDS YOU SHOULD KNOW

Its usual for media to pick up on whatever Meghan the Duchess of Sussex and Catherine the Duchess of Cambridge are wearing. In turn,...

 
 
 
Emirates Airline carries over 59 million passengers in the year 2018

EMIRATES AIRLINE CARRIES OVER 59 MILLION PASSENGERS IN THE YEAR 2018

Dubai based aviation company Emirates Airline has carried over 59 million passengers on over 3,700 passenger flights on average per...

Scotland generates more than £11 billion revenue and 29,000 jobs from tourism sector

SCOTLAND GENERATES MORE THAN £11 BILLION REVENUE AND 29,000 JOBS FROM TOURISM SECTOR

The tourism in Scotland is a success story whose strength has been growing year on year, contributing billions of pounds to the economy...

 
 
 
Convention Edinburgh appoints Business Tourism Team for 2019

CONVENTION EDINBURGH APPOINTS BUSINESS TOURISM TEAM FOR 2019

Convention Edinburgh has appointed two new sales colleagues to support the team in maintaining and growing Edinburgh's position as...

Highlands, Islands, and Scottish Passions: Three New Episodes from Scotland

HIGHLANDS, ISLANDS, AND SCOTTISH PASSIONS: THREE NEW EPISODES FROM SCOTLAND

I love making TV - because it means I can share my love of Europe with millions of travel partners all across America. And I'm especially...

 
 
 
Approved car park operators Consultation on new scheme to introduce new operator scheme

APPROVED CAR PARK OPERATORS CONSULTATION ON NEW SCHEME TO INTRODUCE NEW OPERATOR SCHEME

A consultation on the introduction of an Approved Operator Scheme for car park operators at Edinburgh Airport has now opened. Views...

Hyatt Announces First Hyatt-Branded Hotel in Scotland

HYATT ANNOUNCES FIRST HYATT-BRANDED HOTEL IN SCOTLAND

Hyatt announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into an agreement for the first Hyatt-branded property in Scotland and the...

 
 
 
Pair of globetrotting friends set a new world record by dashing through nine capitals in 24 hours

PAIR OF GLOBETROTTING FRIENDS SET A NEW WORLD RECORD BY DASHING THROUGH NINE CAPITALS IN 24 HOURS

Adam Leyton, from Edinburgh, and Chris Fletcher, from Leeds, took seven trains, five buses, and two flights across nine European countries...

Britain to have self-driving buses and taxis by 2021

BRITAIN TO HAVE SELF-DRIVING BUSES AND TAXIS BY 2021

Autonomous buses will soon be a reality for Scottish passengers as the government recently announced that self-driving buses will be...

 
 
 
The Snake-Poo Doctor

THE SNAKE-POO DOCTOR

In 1862, an Edinburgh-trained physician, John Hastings, published a slim volume about the treatment of tuberculosis and other diseases...

Norwegian Launches Black Friday Sale With Up To 30% Off All Flights From The UK And Ireland

NORWEGIAN LAUNCHES BLACK FRIDAY SALE WITH UP TO 30% OFF ALL FLIGHTS FROM THE UK AND IRELAND

Norwegian has launched its Black Friday Weekend sale, offering travellers up to 30% off all short-haul flights and 15% off all long-haul...

 
 
 
Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2019 to be hosted by NSW

ROYAL EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO 2019 TO BE HOSTED BY NSW

The NSW Government has secured the rights to host next Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in an Australian exclusive. The announcement...

Exhibitors at Travel Forward hailed three-day conference and exhibition a resounding success

EXHIBITORS AT TRAVEL FORWARD HAILED THREE-DAY CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION A RESOUNDING SUCCESS

The technology-focused event for the travel and hospitality industry, co-located with WTM London, attracted more than 120 exhibitors...

 
 
 
Top Scot Skips Event That Risks 'Legitimizing' Bannon

TOP SCOT SKIPS EVENT THAT RISKS 'LEGITIMIZING' BANNON

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has pulled out of an Edinburgh conference because former White House strategist Steve Bannon...

Shannon Airport Wns Top Award From European Airline Association For Third Time

SHANNON AIRPORT WNS TOP AWARD FROM EUROPEAN AIRLINE ASSOCIATION FOR THIRD TIME

Shannon Airport has received major recognition from the European airline community after being chosen as this year's winner of the...

 
 
 
Prince Philip Attends Granddaughter Princess Eugenie's Wedding Despite No-Show Rumors

PRINCE PHILIP ATTENDS GRANDDAUGHTER PRINCESS EUGENIE'S WEDDING DESPITE NO-SHOW RUMORS

Despite rumors that Prince Philip would miss Princess Eugenie's wedding, the 97-year-old Duke of Edinburgh got to watch her walk down...

Shannon Airport announced ERA Airport of the Year

SHANNON AIRPORT ANNOUNCED ERA AIRPORT OF THE YEAR

The ERA awards dinner took place in Edinburgh, Scotland, on Wednesday 10 October. The awards are judged by an independent panel and,...