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    Merry Christmas Edinburgh ! Merry Christmas Scotland !!

    Whether you live in Edinburgh, in Scotland, in France, Canada or everywhere in the world, We wish you all, dear readers, a merry, MERRY Christmas ! Un très très Joyeux Noël !


    And believe me, one of the best places to spend Christmas is Scotland ! I can tell you that because one year […]

    “I am a Scotsman !” Sean Connery…

    Scotland will certainly mourn Sean Connery for a long long time because before being the very charismatic movie star we’re celebrating all over the world he was first of all a Scot and indeed, one of the most famous and dedicated defenders of the Scottish cause… some fans of the irresistible London agent 007 might […]

    Enjoy Scotland Featured Films

    Hi Mairiuna,

    Having written down as part of my New Year’s resolutions to dedicate time each month for viewing Scotland related films, I’d like to share with you some of the titles on my list.

    Top and foremost, I’ll watch again BRAVE by Disney – Pixar as it’s visual magic and stunning storytelling simply carries […]

    A Scottish Flavour at Cannes Festival: The Angels’ Share…



    Cheers! What about sharing a dram of whisky on the mythical place of ‘La Croisette’ ? There’s something to celebrate there, something with a very recognizable Scottish flavour ;-).

    The Angels’ Share (La part des anges), Ken Loach’s new film has just been awarded the Jury Prize at Cannes Film […]

    Hall of Scottish Heroes – Wallace National Monument

    The National Wallace Memorial Tower

    Wow….Mairiuna…it was worth the wait ! 🙂 That sword is indeed very impressive…I would not have liked to be pierced through by it…yikes!

    Not less impressive is Wallace Monument. You can see it from far afield, standing on the summit of Abbey Craig, when you visit the region. […]