£15 million will be available to help Scottish businesses who promote and sell package holidays to Scotland or day tours here.
The Hostel – COVID-19 Business Support and Continuity Fund aims to provide a safety net to keep hostel businesses operating while restrictions on opening and travel are in place and then be trade ready when it is safe for travel to return.
Coach operators can apply for a share of a £10million fund to help support their businesses through the COVID-19 crisis
Scottish tourism businesses have another opportunity to link up with global tour operators and travel agents “virtually”.
VisitScotland invites businesses to share their activity on social media, tagging @visitscotnews.
Links to virtual tours around Scotland
The amazing lighthouse sculpture project by cancer charity CLAN, ‘Light The North’, took another step on its journey at an event in the Scottish Parliament.
The stories of the region will be collected through the creation of a number of oral history hubs across Aberdeenshire
“Our European visitors are incredibly important to us, so it is important we help them stay as informed as possible before they visit Scotland after Brexit.”
The guide aims to inspire visitors to consider ways in which they can enhance and maintain their personal happiness and welfare.