Tourism Secretary Fiona Hylsop has said the Scottish Government will bring forward legislation that could result in a new levy being charged on hotel stays – despite refusing to say if she supports the change.
The opening of the V&A Dundee has helped boost visitor numbers at nearby attractions by up to 40%, according to new research.
Councils in Scotland will not be able to bring in a tourist tax on hotel stays until the 2021 season at the earliest, Fiona Hyslop has said.
A tourism group based in a north-east town has been awarded vital funding.
A major new study is to assess the impact of tourism on Skye, which attracts more than 500,000 visitors a year.
Edinburgh is one step closer to becoming the first city in the UK to introduce a tourist tax after the move was approved by councillors.
More than 700,000 jobs in the travel and tourism sector could be lost over a decade in the event of a no-deal Brexit, carving an £18.6 billion hole in Britain’s GDP, a trade body has warned.
One of the leading figures in the hospitality industry in the north-east today welcomed the chance to discuss a controversial tourism levy with council chiefs.
The opening of a £333 million exhibition centre in Aberdeen will be a “game changer” for the hotels in the north-east, according to an industry chief.
A new programme has been designed to help tourism businesses in the north-east.
The number of people from Europe visiting Scotland rose 22% in the year to the end of September, according to the latest figures.
Fresh investment has been announced by the Scottish Government to help promote the scenery, wildlife and culture of the Highlands and Islands.
A website about Skye has been translated into Mandarin in a bid to encourage people from China to visit the island.
Dundee has been hailed as one of the UK's top tourist destinations — and here's your chance to find out why with SeeDundee.com.
Proposals to introduce a tourist tax on accommodation in Edinburgh have won strong support in a public consultation.
The Louvre in Paris received a record 10.2 million visitors in 2018, boosted by a video clip shot by pop star Beyonce amid its paintings and sculptures.
Aberdeen's tourism chief has insisted plans to make tourism a £1 billion-a-year regional industry by 2023 are “plausible”
Tourist bosses have said they are detecting a “lot of interest” in the north-east as a destination for cruise ship operators.
A historic castle in the north-east has seen a record number of visitors this year.
The Trump Golf Course has had a positive impact on tourism in the north-east, according to a new report.
A popular tourist spot in the north-east has enjoyed another bumper season.
Six north-east landmarks have been highlighted as “hidden wonders” by a travel guide.
A new tourism strategy aiming to bring £1 billion of visitor spend into the north-east by 2023 has been welcomed by councillors.
A garden tourism group is to create a map marking the best green areas in the north-east.
A “ground-breaking” app that invites the world to step into Scotland has been created as part of a global marketing campaign.
A distillery will be showcased to help inspire new food tourism opportunities in the north-east.
An airline has launched new flights between Aberdeen and Belgium.
A horse-drawn carriage has returned to Aberdeen Esplanade for regular trips for the first time in decades.
Tourism chiefs have welcomed new figures that show a rise in visitors to the north-east.
Industry chiefs have predicted tourism in the North-east will generate £1 billion a year by 2023 as visitor numbers in Aberdeen soar.