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Vote reveals six of Scotland’s hidden gems

August 1, 2017

12,000 were cast and counted and now the winners of the 'Hidden Gems in Scotland' poll can be revealed. The nationwide search was coordinated by Dig it! 2017,  the year-long celebration of archaeology Winners chosen by popular vote include Viking-era monuments, a “castle on the hill” and a medieval burial ground The six stunning sites are... Govan Stones, Glasgow With over 2,000 votes, the Govan Stones was the most popular site. The collection consists of 31 medieval stones carved in the Viking era, including carved crosses and five Viking hogback stones. Ardrossan Castle, North Ayrshire Ardrossan Castle, a medieval ruin which once played host to some of Scotland’ s most powerful people including William Wallace, came in second place.


10 Hotels in Perth and Kinross

July 18, 2017

PERTHSHIRE has a reputation for its beauty from serene glens to lush forests, making it a beautiful place for a weekend getaway, romantic break or simply some time to yourself.  With that in mind, how about a summer jaunt to one of these 10 hotels in Perth and Kinross from the Good Hotel Guide?


15 Scottish summer festivals with a difference

May 10, 2017

IF the likes of Glastonbury and T in the Park aren't your thing then fear not - there's an eclectic array of festivals happening this summer in Scotland. From events celebrating all things foodie to the perfect weekend for bookworms, there are plenty of unique events to fill your calendar with.