MeetGB China to be held in Edinburgh. Scotland will host VisitBritain's inaugural 'MeetGB China' event, showcasing to the Chinese business events market why it should be its destination of choice for meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE).
The Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA) is disappointed that Edinburgh City Council has proceeded to launch a consultation on its plans to charge a tourist tax of £2 per room, per night, having had no formal or meaningful engagement with Scotland's tourism industry to date.
Scotland's hoteliers have been urged to further embrace technology and industry collaboration in order to attract greater numbers of international visitors and extend the booking season, at a summit hosted by Expedia Group in Edinburgh yesterday.
Expedia Group, the world's largest online travel company, and Scotland's national tourist board, VisitScotland, are joining forces to help drive travel demand through supporting the country's hoteliers.
Scotland's first potato vodka producer is investing £150,000 to build the Ogilvy Distillery Visitor Centre on its Angus farm, with support from rural development scheme, Angus LEADER Local Action Group (LAG).
Loganair, Scotland's Airline, has teamed up with Poppyscotland and The Royal British Legion to commission a unique aircraft livery to mark the end of the four-year WW1 centenary and the approaching 100th anniversary of the end of The Great War.
The industry-led Food Tourism Scotland Action Plan, launched today by the industry and First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on the Isle of Arran, sets out a range of actions to maximise the potential of two of Scotland's most successful sectors - tourism and food and drink.
In celebration of Scotland's Year of Young People 2018, VisitScotland will explore the journeys of a range of young people who share valuable insights and experiences of their career journey in tourism and hospitality to date.