Let’s All Go to Scotland

Scotland has a long, rich history. It is a beautiful country. I haven’t visited personally, but would love to one day.

So you would imagine that Scotland’s tourism bureau would spare no expense to come up with a slogan that captures the essence of this great country. You would be absolutely correct. They wanted to replace a tired slogan “Best Small Country” with something new and exciting–something that would capture the imagination of every world traveler. They budgeted US$250,000 for the task of coming up with a new slogan. And the winner is…

wait for it…


any second now…

“Welcome to Scotland”


4 Responses to “Let’s All Go to Scotland”

  1. jonsquared Says:

    Geez, I coulda come up with that and had gotten $250k. Geez!

  2. smysore Says:

    Seriously?! At least I feel better that there are idiots in every part of the world.

  3. Bryan Says:

    I would have even come up with it for half of that. 😉

  4. politicaltravis Says:

    Okay, funny. I spent a month traveling by train between countries last spring and I must tell you that Scotland was my favorite stop in Western Europe. If you ever get a chance, GO.
    Welcome to Scotland!

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