FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

Scotland Welcomes 2022 with New Programs, Developments

by Kimberly Krol Inlander

Mar 1, 2022

© Martin Molcan | Dreamstime.com


Scotland is a country of rich culture, vibrant traditions, sprawling countryside and much more, and this year is destined to continue that legacy with the following developments:


Journey to Change

This campaign launched in 2021 and continues this year to help find innovative solutions and initiatives to tackle climate change, work toward eradicating homelessness, provide greater access to renewable energy sources in remote areas and more.


Scotland’s Year of Stories 2022

Scotland’s official theme for 2022 is Year of Stories, and the country will share its stories through spoken and written word, in song and on film. Travel planners can anticipate events from VisitScotland Business Events, community groups, museums and heritage sites.


The Highland Games

The Highland Games, a key part of Scottish culture for hundreds of years, return in person this spring. Groups find first-hand experience of this sporting tradition a wonderful reason to visit and learn more about the character of Scotland.


New Flights

WestJet added Scotland to its international destinations with new, non-stop service from Toronto (YYZ) to Edinburgh (EDI) and Glasgow (GLA), beginning this spring. Edinburgh launches June 2, with three weekly fights, and Glasgow takes off May 20, four times weekly.


Hotel Openings, Reopenings and Developments

  • Brew Dog Hotel, opened Dec. 7, 2021, as a beer-themed hotel in Edinburgh’s Old Town
  • The 5-star Cameron House Hotel, in Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park, officially reopened in September 2021
  • The Gleneagles Hotel recently opened a new Spa at Gleneagles
  • Gleneagles Townhouse will be the first-ever city location for Gleneagles, at Edinburgh’s St. Andrew Square, opening winter 2022
  • Two Virgin Hotels will open this year: Virgin Hotels Edinburgh and Virgin Hotels Glasgow
  • W Edinburgh will debut in Scotland later this year


FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.


Insta Feed
Press Releases
Jan 27, 2023

Protected: FXExpress Traveler of the Year

FXExpress Traveler of the Year Contest 2023

Discover Seoul’s Sustainable Side

Awareness about fair and sustainable travel continues to grow around the globe, with travelers everywhere considering a destination’s eco-friendly options before visiting. As public consciousness for this important aspect of tourism strengthens, tourists also look beyond just ecotourism and delve deeper into types of travel that allow them to respect the local culture, interact with locals and distribute benefits fairly.

January/February 2023
Jan 27, 2023

Slice of Paradise: Australia’s Whitsunday Islands

Australia's Whitsunday Islands are an unimaginable destination. As many screensavers or wanderlust-worthy documentaries as you may come across of the 74 continental islands off the central coast of Queensland, located within the Great Barrier Reef

January/February 2023
Jan 26, 2023

Human Rights Museums Inspire a Deeper Awareness of Social Issues

The best history and civilization museums curate and display artifacts that reflect the culture in which they were created. If the exhibits draw you in and capture your imagination for a few hours, they have fulfilled their mission. Museums dedicated to human rights, on the other hand, go further, painstakingly developing themed exhibits to encourage critical thinking through depictions of how deeply injustice, corruption and cruelty impacted a society.

75 Years Connecting the Americas

Copa Airlines is celebrating its 75th anniversary by showcasing a Boeing 737-800 NG in an aircraft livery that harkened back to the airline’s look in the 1990s. During that time, Copa Airlines launched an expansion of their network to become the Hub of the Americas®, changing the way to travel to and connect in our Continent.

January/February 2023
Jan 26, 2023

Mail Call January/February 2023

Q&A with Aoife O'Riordan, Associate Editor

eFlyer Deals
Jan 25, 2023

Save Room for Romance at The Wall Street Hotel

Step into downtown elegance for a romantic getaway at The Wall Street Hotel. Situated in the heart of New York City, the hotel’s Room for a Little Romance offer includes luxury accommodations for two nights, breakfast in bed for two and dinner for two at La Marchande. Dinner at La Marchande features intimate, private seating for an extra special evening.

Cruise Along the Danube River with Global Traveler

Exclusive Sailing with Global Traveler

eFlyer Deals
Jan 25, 2023

A Proposal to Remember at LondonHouse Chicago

LondonHouse Chicago invites guests looking to have that special proposal experience to book one of its many proposal offers. Perfect for Valentine’s Day, the classic offer includes one-hour private access to the Cupola, complete with a walkway of rose petals, a bottle of Dom Perignon and five LED votive candles on a high-top glass table. A photographer awaits to capture the precious moment. This offer costs $2,000.