Scotland, United Kingdom

Capital: Edinburgh

Population: 5,327,700 (2013 est.)

Language(s): Scottish Gaelic, Scots, English

Demonym: Scottish, Scot

Queen: Elizabeth II

Prime Minister: David Cameron MP

Currency: Pound Sterling (£)(GBP)

Area: 78,387 km2 (30,414 mi2)

Dialing Code: +44

Electricity Adapter: 230 V, 50 Hz, Plug Type G

Time Zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) UTC+0


The United Kingdom consists of four constituent countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Scotland is part of the island nation of the United Kingdom, yet it has over 800 islands that make up itself, of which only about 300 are inhabited. The Scottish highlands are a must, along with Edinburgh Castle.

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Key Cities & Regions

Glasgow (Largest)

Edinburgh (Capital)

Aberdeen | Dundee

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