links to over 2000 websites about Scotland
10,000+ Scottish-related Links, regularly updated
2,000+ Webpage features on Scotland and the Scots
Interesting for excursion members:
tourist information; events, shopping etc.; what to see and do, travel trade, weather up-to-date 5 day forecast…(very beautiful images)
Here you can search for any information about Scotland you can imagine:
photos, weather, sports, travel, culture, news…
special: Tartan Finder!!
information about accommodation in Scotland (hotels, bed & breakfast etc.)
Information about the major tourist attractions of Edinburgh and contact addresses
clear and nice menu, especially for tourists; well structured, you can find various information about Edinburgh, i.e. its nightlife, history. You can print maps of the city so we won’t get lost there!!!
This is a link from the homepage of the University of Edinburgh.
You can find a lot of information about having a great time in Edinburgh:
events, restaurants, club guide, visitor attractions…
special: See our video: “An introducton to Edinburgh” – a guide to the city of Edinburgh, and the university´s place within it.
Nice page about Scottish castles, good idea for our own website
A lot of photos of Edinburgh, e.g castle, Holyrood
(very well structured)
The timeline of Scottish history gives a good overview and detailed information is available.
Battle of Stirling Bridge - and what led to it
Scottish Origins, from the pre-history of Scotland, its kings, Picts, Celts and Vikings, until the emergence of Sir William Wallace
HISTORY OF HIGHLAND DRESS - MAINLY THE KILT
lots of information about medieval Scotland, its language, Scottish history/ maps, pictures, literature
Information about Scottish history, traditions, the clans, tartans, music, literature, food, drinks; links to other pages
Scottish fairy tales, children’s literature, legends, short stories
tells you about the standards in Scottish schools
This section contains information on Learning and Teaching Scotland's role and functions together with details of its organisational structure.
here we can find the homepages of all schools in Edinburgh.
diary of a German assistant teacher in Edinburgh
guide to locations of films dealing with or shot in Scotland (Braveheart, Highlander)
Information about past and upcoming festivals in Edinburgh
http://www.go-edinburgh.co.uk ® website about all the festivals located in Edinburgh, i.e. tattoo, music (jazz), film, book, science etc.
information about Scottish authors (including online-shop) & their biographies, history etc.
more Scottish authors
interactive Nessie/Lochness view; live web cam, links, Nessie gifts ® very useful for our project!!!
history of the legend of Nessie; stories, sketches and film evidence, Nessie’s favourites ® very useful for our project!!!
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