August 2022


The Spirit of Life

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Occupying the northern third of the island of Great Britain, Scotland is sometime called ‘A land of Legends’. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world due to its breathtaking natural beauty, fascinating history and many places of great interest. Each region of Scotland has plenty of attraction which covers history, science, religion, wildlife and much more. A small and beautiful country, Scotland leaves a big impact on all who pass through.

Scotland offers a unique habitat including thousands of miles of stunning coastline taking in wildlife with geological treasures and flaunting pristine white beaches. It is combined with a thriving arts and culture scene and topped off with a colourful history of epic battles and historic castles make it an attractive place for every visitor.


Scotland’s incredible history makes the city famous for battlefields, Neolithic sites and Roman frontiers. One of the most important battles was fought at Bannockburn in 1314. Neolithic Heart of Orkney is one of the most important Neolithic sites in Western Europe. One can uncover the North West frontier of Roman Empire, the Antonine Wall in central Scotland.


Scotland has a lot to attract every kind of visitor. Explore the variety from hearing tales of kings and queens, seeing cliff-top castles and discovering science’s latest invention. Lovers of nature, art, food and culture, all will find a suitable place to spend their holiday. Scotland offers you a plenty of fabulous city breaks for you to enjoy. Choose from a fantastic array of museums, galleries and attractions and indulge in excellent shopping and fine dining.


The capital city gives you an unforgettable day out with culture hotspots like National Museum of Scotland and iconic Stone of Destiny, with great shopping opportunities. After a busy day a Scotch Whiskey Experience tour can make you relax.


Once the ancient capital of Scotland, boasts the city’s history and heritage. A day can be started by discovering Stirling’s fascinating history at the National Wallace Monument. Battle of Bannockburn site can let you view over the city and it would be brave enough, if you can take part in the Stirling Ghost Walk. And the city’s dark past can be discovered with a tour at the spooky Old Town Jail.


Perfect for a city break as it has the ideal balance of attractions including RRS Discovery, the ship which took Captain Scott on his remarkable voyage to Antarctica. Sensation and Mills observatory, the city’s science center. Dundee Rep and Dundee contemporary Arts is the home to Scotland’s dramatic company. An art lover can discover a marvelous collection of handmade ceramics at Broadford, a gallery on the Isle of Skye. A visitor can discover all about Shetland’s unique tradition by visiting the Up Helly Aa Exhibition, which can be traced back to the 1880’s. If you are a curious learner of new things, then one can learn making a shoe of your own choice at The Clog and Shoe Workshop and buy clothing made from authentic batik fabric with uniquely Scottish designs from Skye Batiks. Scotland can be a great family attraction site with places like Duthie Park Winter Gardens, Dulscone Farm Fun, where one can enjoy the nature and children too can have fun by sliding on a sledge slide, driving a battery-run cars and bikes etc. It would be fun having a look through smugglers cave at Eyemouth Maritime Center. The city is filled with nature reserves where you can take a walk on Greenock or Pitmedden and see the wildlife, which the city boasts of in New Galloway and Selkirk. An adventure lover would love to stroll down the roads peeping through the pine forest in search of magnificent birds and with a chance to see red squirrels, dragon flies and crested tits at Loch Garten Osprey Center.


Scotland, the land of activities. Whether on land, in water or in the air, it can meet any expectation level of an adventurer enthusiast. One of the most spectacular water sports destinations in Europe. With numerous beautiful rivers and sparkling lochs make Scotland, a paradise for water sports. From a unique and exciting White Water Rafting to Sea Kayaking on the beautiful blue waters. Surfing on the great waves and exciting Diving sites keeps the adventurers thronged throughout the year. Cycling is one of the best ways to explore and experience the country’s beauty. Bring the family for a gentle ride or challenge yourself on the advanced tracks for mountain biking on the 7stanes and the Scottish Borders. Grab an opportunity to learn the different types of fishing by hiring an experienced guide. From beautiful Highland rivers to secluded island lochs, there are excellent salmon, trout and coarse fishing opportunities in some of the most picturesque areas of the country. Scotland loves rugby. From internationals to weekly club games, passion and excitement is no less anywhere.


Scotland being the birth place of golf, where it is plated more than 6 centuries. It’s the dream of many golfer to play a few rounds of golf in Scotland. The ‘home of golf’ and that dream can easily be made a reality. There are more than 550 golf courses including huge variety to suite every skill. The Highlands boasts some of the finest links golf courses and has been home to the Scottish Open since 2011.

In 2014, Scotland will host the biggest event on the global golf calendar for the first time in more than 40 years when the 2014 Ryder Cup comes to Gleneagles. The event will put Scotland’s golfing credentials on the world stage as all eyes turn to the famous PGA Centenary Course for the 40th Ryder Cup Matches. This will be the first time Scotland has hosted the event since 1973 and it is expected to attract in excess of 40,000 spectators daily. There are luxury golf spas like The Carrick, Loch Lomond, Fairmont, St. Andrews, Old Course Hotel, St. Andrews where you can relax and enjoy the game as well.


Come and experience fantastic shopping across Scotland, no matter what your style and interests are, world class designers and specialist boutiques, sumptuous food and drink and beautiful hand-crafted items, all will cater to your wants and fulfil your expectations. Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow, boasts its very own Style Mile, offering high-end shopping and top class restaurants and bars.

Multrees Walk and Harvey Nichols are some good shopping centres. Handcraft lovers can get their choice from Orkney Craft Trail for Orcadian designs in jewellery, paintings, pottery. One can buy tweed blankets and clothes made from local wool, the country’s most famous fabrics from Harris Tweed.

Events and festivals

Scotland, the world’s festival capital. With performing arts, music, drama, exhibitions, films, comedy and talks, the out pouring of creativity during Edinburg’s festivals is second to none. From Harris Arts Festival to Royal Edinburg Military Tattoo, it is one of the world’s most spectacular entertainment events, which draws together a host of creative talent from four continents. Scotland is immersed in its traditional heritage, with wonderful range of festivals and events throughout the year. Fireballs Festival is an impressive light display, to welcome in the New Year. No celebration of Scottish tradition is complete without marking the birth of the National Bard Robert Burns. Edinburg Festival Fringe is officially the biggest arts festival in the world, where artists from the world of entertainment come up, it includes comedy, dance, music, exhibition and events.


Scottish cuisine is the specific set of cooking traditions and practices associated with Scotland. It has distinctive attributes and recipes of its own, but shares much with wider British and European cuisine as a result of local and foreign influences, both ancient and modern. Traditional Scottish dishes exist alongside international foodstuffs brought about by migration.

Scotland’s natural larder of game, dairy products, fish, fruit, and vegetables is the chief factor in traditional Scots cooking, with a high reliance on simplicity. Scotland renowned for its varied weather and is perfect for producing a wide variety of high quality fresh fruits and vegetables, fish, meat and much more. After your exploration has completed you can enjoy a luxury fine dining at Edinburg-City Centre or enjoy the best local shellfish and Scottish meats at a contemporary restaurant called Oban. If you are in Scotland how can you forget Scotch Whiskey, you can have a tour around the countries historic distilleries and see the procedure of making it and experience some of the finest wines.


Scotland’s climate is actually moderate if changeable and only rarely extreme at either end of the temperature scale. For such a relatively small country, one of the most surprising things about the Scottish climate is just how much it varies from one region to another.

How to reach

Edinburgh Airport is Scotland’s busiest airport, with over 25 airlines offering direct and connecting flights to and from more than 100 UK,

Cheetah Hunt at Busch Gardens


One does not need to give a second thought for planning up a exhilarating trip to Orlando. Flying through a swamp on a airboat or getting up close with wildlife at Gatorland or Seaworld’s Discovery Cove are uniquely Orlando. Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Orlando ‘Odditorium’, it looks like as if its falling into a Florida sinkhole, and human and animal oddities fascinates the entire family. There is a collection of weird and unusual relics and rare treasures. Orlando Grand Pix gives an individual to fulfill their desire to be a racer. Blue Man Group has taken up indescribable new performances, astounding new music, to give the audience something new.

Many more such destinations are there to catch the eyes of the visitors FLY Orlando Indoor Skydiving - Enjoy the sensation of free falling during skydiving without needing a parachute, a plane, or any skydiving experience. Bok Tower Garden- The “Best Garden” is nearly 50acres with wide variety of camellias, azaleas, ferns, palms and oaks. Visitors can ‘explore the breathtaking sights around the garden paths. Dinosaur World in Central Florida is dedicated to the giants of year passed. Mesmerizing performance re- imagines reality with breathtaking acrobatics will all be available in La Nouba by Cirque du Soleil.

Universal City Walk

Theme Parks

Visitors of all age can immerse themselves in the world of top theme parks right here in Orlando. From the classic Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter-at Universal Orlando Resort, there’s a world for everyone to escape into. Unveil the fun at the Legoland Florida with your family. One can jump into the action of your favorite movies and TV shows with rides in Universal Studios. Magic Kingdom will make your fantasy become reality when you learn how to be a pirate and fun surround you in seven wondrous lands of enchantment.

Harry Potter Theme Park

If anyone wants to dive down into endless adventures in water, Sea World and Discovery Cove is best for them. Theme Parks is a total package of thrilling rides to experiencing different cultures through Busch Gardens and Epcot. Even the most die-hard visitor to Orlando theme parks will always find new ways to create lasting memories.

(L) Hot air Balloon Tour; (R) National Wallace Monument


Orlando’s shopping centers can be tagged as “shop till you drop!” it is now among the top five most popular shopping destinations in the U.S. From the top departmental stores including Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue and Blooming dales to one of largest outlet locations in the South East. This place has something for wallets of every size. One can find rare brands in one place on the streets of Orlando.

Wall Street Plaza - Dining And Nightlife Hub In Orlando

Sports, Recreation & Outdoors

Adventure seekers will find this city full of unique outdoor and sporting activities. Jet Ski and Boat rental is one of the best in Florida. The natural view of nature, wildlife and beautiful flora can be enjoyed with a ride on one of the airboats. HotAir Balloon Tour will be exhilarating for couples.Your Blue - Heron River Tour is a front row ticket to the world of nature. Those seeking a more laid-back experience can opt for a stroll through one of many gardens and parks. Having 150 golf courses, they host more professional golf toumaments than any other destination. Mild temperature and sunny blue skies allow outdoor activities for adventure enthusiasts.

Nightlife & Entertainment

When the sun goes down there is no reason to feel low because Orlando’s nightlife does not permit it for. Adults wanting to let loose can opt for cozy pubs, downtown dance clubs, live music, comedy clubs and a number of area breweries and wineries are available. Visitors with kids have a bevy of evening entertainment options to choose from including dinner shows and interactive entertainment complexes such as Universal City Walk, Victory Casino Cruises, Downtown Disney. Orlando has sophisticated restaurant options for every taste. ‘Orlando Makes Me Smile’ as the global tagline says. It offers a variety of experiences, each family member can experience a vacation tailored to fit their individual needs and yet, everyon in the family can have fun together. These memories of so many shared experiences make Orlando a very special destination for millions of travelers around the world.

(L) Dinosaur World; (R) Orlando Shopping

Best time to visit: March April, mid June-August, Mid December early January.

Climate: It has a subtropical climate. Orlando is a year-round destination but visitors vary seasonally depending on vacations, schedules, festivals, events. How to reach: The nearest major airport is Orlando International Airport. This airport has international and domestic flights and is 13 miles from the center of Orlando, FL.

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