Destination Guide: Scotland

Aberdeen looks to build on Routes Europe 2015 conference win

The significance of Aberdeen securing the 10th anniversary Routes Europe 2015 Conference should not be underestimated, according to VisitScotland.

The win, announced in April, will see Aberdeen hosting the event, a trade fair for the travel industry. It is aiming not only to welcome 1000 delegates to the conference, but is hoping to encourage them to extend their stay in Scotland by exploring the local and national attractions. 

VisitScotland believes that it is fitting that Aberdeen will be the backdrop to the event, as the destination is now enjoying a resurgence of new travel routes, including Little Red by Virgin Atlantic. Aberdeen, says VisitScotland, is a city that has historically linked the UK and Europe with Scandinavia, and now its influence is spreading into North America too. 

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