A holiday to Scotland is always amazing thanks to our #ScotSpirit - quite simply it is everywhere you go. But this year, we're combining our unique landscapes, enriching culture and famed warm welcome with a celebration of our built heritage, ingenuity and bold designs in the Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design.

So, if you're looking for the fun of a ceilidh, the mystery of Nessie and the wonder of the Northern Lights, then Scotland's for you.

For more information visit: www.visitscotland.com


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McRonald Lee
International Partnerships & EU Engagement Manager


Ross Lynne
EU Policy Executive Scotland Europa



"Promoting European Sustainable Tourism for All" at the European Parliament

Jun 21, 2017


NECSTouR took the debate about the promotion of an European Sustainable Tourism for all at the European Parliament on the 20th of June though a well participated thematic public conference.

As MEP De Monte stated on her introductory remarks, the goal of this event was to animate a debate and to provide suggestions to the main European and Regional policy-makers on such an importan topic.


VisitScotland inspired by NECSTouR to promote Social Tourism

Apr 28, 2017


Lee Mc Ronald from Visit Scotland participated to the 3rd International Congress on Ethics and Tourism, organised on the 27-28 April in Krakow by the UNWTO.

He presented some examples of projects promoting social tourism in Scotland, enhancing Inclusion and Sustainability through Shared Responsibility, as examples of tourism for all.

"I mentioned - he said - that we have been inspired in our work by engagement with partners such as NECSTouR!"


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The 3rd International Congress on Ethics and Tourism


UNWTO Congress on Ethics and Tourism
Krakow, 27-28 April 2017

Mr Lee McRonald, from Visit Scotland, will intervene during this event, presenting: “Social Tourism and VisitScotland – Enhancing Inclusion and Sustainability through Shared Responsibility”.

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Programme of the event

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