Scotland Links

Scotland Flag Links related to Scotland presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines How social media can help sustainable nature tourism – @frances_mancini http://www.europarc.org/news/2017/01/scotland-new-national-parks lesson-learned-twice-story-scotland’s-marine-protected-areas Reintroduced beavers to stay after being granted native species status uk-scotland-scotland-politics Scotland’s ‘first’ snorkel trail created in Highlands Scotland-s-wind-power-generation-up-by-a-third- North-west-highlands-snorkel-trail – @ScottishSeas Unlocking the secrets of Cairngorms snow – BBC – …

Haggis

Haggis = Scottish dish consisting of a sheep’s or calf’s offal mixed with suet, oatmeal, and seasoning and boiled in a bag, traditionally one made from the animal’s stomach Headlines http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20190123-why-scotland-loves-haggis Planeta.com Scotland

Scotland

Photo: Ronan Cantwell, Kelpies Scotland lies in the northern third of the island of Great Britain and shares a border with England to the south and is bounded by the North Sea to the east, the Atlantic Ocean to the north and west and the North Channel and Irish Sea to the southwest. Spotlight on Edinburgh Radio https://www.bbc.co.uk/radionangaidheal Cities Edinburgh …

Glasgow

Photo: Lynsey Wells, University Glasgow (Scottish Gaelic: Glaschu) is the most populous city in Scotland, and the third most populous city in the United Kingdom, as of the 2017 estimated city population of 621,020. Glasgow is situated on the River Clyde in the country’s West Central Lowlands. People’s Palace is Glasgow’s social history museum and …

Dundee, Scotland

Dundee is the fourth-largest city in Scotland. The city lies within the eastern central Lowlands on the north bank of the Firth of Tay, which feeds into the North Sea. Headlines https://www.bbc.com/news/resources/idt-sh/dundee_the_city_with_grand_designs Wikipedia Dundee Planeta.com Scotland Scotland Links Cities

Edinburgh

Photo: Matthias Ripp, Street Scene Edinburgh is famous for festivals: Hogmanay, Fringe and more. Elsewhere on the Web https://media.ed.ac.uk Current Time Edinburgh Headlines https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2017/aug/15/the-10-best-jokes-from-the-edinburgh-fringe scottish-capital-bids-to-catch-up Elsewhere on the Web http://www.princes-street.com http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Princes_Street BAA Edinburgh The National Museum of Scotland is situated in Chambers Street, in Edinburgh’s Old Town, a few minutes walk from the Royal Mile. …

Crawick Multiverse

Photo: Ronan Cantwell, Multiverse Scotland – Crawick Multiverse is a spectacular example of contemporary land art in Dumfries & Galloway. What used to be a former open cast coal mine has been transformed into an enjoyable outdoor space. Privately funded by the Duke of Buccleuch and designed by globally-renowned landscape artist Charles Jencks, Crawick Multiverse is a …

#30DaysWild

Know your hashtags: #30DaysWild The UK’s month-long nature challenge held in June. Join in and do something wild every day for a month and post the photos on Twitter with the hashtag. Anyone can sign up to take part with Random Acts of Wildness. Those with addresses in the UK can request information packets. Information is available …

United Kingdom

Photo: Nan Palmero, Telephone Booth The United Kingdom is a constitutional monarchy and unitary state consisting of four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Features Brexit Brexit 2019 British Slang Planeta.com England Ireland Scotland Wales