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The Imagine Alba Podcast: Bringing Scotland to You

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A podcast about the history, people and landscapes of Scotland.

A podcast about the history, people and landscapes of Scotland.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

A podcast about the history, people and landscapes of Scotland.

Twitter:

@imaginealba

Language:

English

Contact:

44 7918814581


Episodes

Did Scotland Invent Halloween?

11/13/2019
Transylvania may have Dracula and Salem may have witches, but is Scotland arguably the home of Halloween? On this episode, we explore how a Gaelic harvest festival transformed into an $8 billion dollar spooktacular holiday as we…imagine Halloween. For extras on this episode, visit https://www.imaginealba.com/podcast

Duration:00:14:30

A Scottish Wedding: Marriage Traditions in Scotland

2/9/2018
On this episode, we celebrate Valentine’s Day with an exploration of wedding traditions in Scotland. We share the ways couples here tie the knot (literally!) and other unique Scottish customs, plus tips on planning your own Scottish wedding, from the blackening ceremony to the wardrobe to the last dance. Thanks for listening! For extras on this episode,visit http://bit.ly/2nYyl4m

Duration:00:20:44

Robert Burns Night

1/11/2018
On this episode, we explore the Scottish tradition of Burns Night with our own Ode to Rabbie. Plus we preview Glasgow's Celtic Connections, one of Europe's leading trad and roots festivals. Thanks for listening, and please visit the page for this episode on our website for more information, including recipes, poems and photos. Find extras on this episode at http://bit.ly/2qUwzGu.

Duration:00:17:09

Winter Celebrations in Scotland

12/23/2017
Welcome to the Imagine Alba Festcast! Scotland celebrates all winter long, with unique celebrations that kick off with fireworks on Bonfire Night on November 5 and culminate in Burns’ Night on January 25. On the special holiday episode of the Imagine Alba podcast, we are going to share the highlights of the festive season, so that whether you are Scottish, or just Scottish at heart, no matter where you are in the world you can enjoy the spirit of the season! Vist http://bit.ly/2pIKr65 for...

Duration:00:14:27

An Introduction

12/4/2017
In our first episode, we introduce ourselves, answer the question "Why Scotland" and talk about what you can expect on the podcast. Thanks for listening! Visit http://bit.ly/2DHUqyZ for extras on this episode.

Duration:00:09:03