Scotland celebrates homecoming

Running from the beginning of September until the end of October Homecoming Scotland 2014 provides the perfect excuse to visit.The two-month long celebration showcases the best of Scotland's contemporary art, literature and music while celebrating the country's expansive heritage and tradition through a series of unique events. Take for example the 122nd annual Am Mí²d Ní iseanta Rí¬oghail (The Royal National Mí²d) which take places from October 10 to 18 featuring competitions in Highland Dancing and Gaelic music to name a few with such highlights as street theatre performances and a Torchlight Procession. Go online to see the full list of Homecoming Scotland events.