Scottish Highland Games: ExplainedDating back to the early days of clan gatherings, the Scottish Highland Games is an undeniable pillar of Scottish heritage. Hosted annually during the summer months, the Highland Games brings towns and villages from across Scotland together to spectate this Scottish tradition, with competitors of the sporting events travelling from all over the world to take part in the games.
The Rules of Scottish Highland Games - EXPLAINED!Watch this short beginner’s tutorial video guide on Highland Games rules, and how to contest each of the Scottish events.
Learn about stone put, caber toss, sheaf toss, weight throw, weight over bar, tug o’war, Scottish Hammer, kilt, dance, ceremony and more.
Things Not To Say To Scottish PeopleDeep-fried food, bagpipes, an absence of undergarments: it’s fair to say that Scottish people encounter quite a few stereotypes about their lives and homeland day to day. But what are some of the most pervasive - and annoying? We asked some Scots to reveal all.
TOP 10 CRAZY FACTS ABOUT SCOTLANDFrom Alexander Graham Bell to Unicorns; Scotland is a northern European country filled with remarkable history and breathtaking scenery. Here are the Top 10 crazy facts about Scotland.
Scotland - 10 Shocks of Visiting ScotlandMen in Kilts, the Loch Ness Monster, Drinking Irn Bru, are just some of the fun shocking parts of visiting Scotland. But what about the touristy culture shocks that tourists have when they visit Scotland?
USA Vs UK - 13 CULTURAL DIFFERENCESSome of the American cultural differences I noticed:
- Americans have so much respect for service men and women.
- Americans tip a lot better than we do in the UK
- America has huge cars/trucks and portions of food.
- British people should not discuss gun culture in America and expect to come away from the debate unscathed.
- And more!
Why some Scottish People REJECT AmericansI'm talking about an important cultural clash: how some Americans have certain expectations of what Scottish people are like, based on how Americans with Scottish heritage celebrate Scottishness in the states.