13 places around the world fiercely proud of their Scottish links
Although Scotland is quite small, it has had a big impact all over the world.
Descendants of Scots still proudly champion the country’s tradition and ceremony, with bagpipes, tartan and Scottish food on the menu. From Barbados and Canada to Australia and New York, there are plenty places that are very proud of their Scottish links.
9. Whistler, Canada
Thanks to Scottish immigration, Whistler's Canada Day parade still has a distinctive Scottish theme.
Argentina has around 100,000 people of Scottish descent and holds an annual Tartan Day parade of Scottish porteos - a symbolic key to the gate of Arbroath's Abbey is carried to mark the date in 1320 that inspired this celebration