Glasgow, United Kingdom (PressExposure) March 22, 2009 -- Macdonald Hotels has joined in the Homecoming Scotland 2009 festivities, launching a new microsite designed to promote the year long programme of events and activities celebrating Scotland's contributions to the world.
Homecoming 2009 kicked off on January 25th with the celebration of the 250th birthday of Robert Burns, Scotland's national poet, and will continue until St. Andrew's Day which falls on November 30th. Those wishing to join in the festivities can enjoy a number of activities including the Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival, the Turnberry Golf open Championship and Edinburgh's historic Clan Gathering.
The Glasgow International Comedy Festival will also be taking place under the Homecoming Scotland 2009 banner, with comedians from around the world joining home grown talent such as Rhona Cameron and Jerry Sadowitz to perform at the festival. Perennial British favourites Ardal 'O Hanlon, Rob Brydon and Ross Noble will also be performing at the festival.
Macdonald Hotels will be offering Homecoming accommodation for those looking to take in the sights and sounds of the celebrations, with 3, 4 and 7 night breaks available at several of their Scottish properties.
PR Contact: Colin Hutchison 3x1 Public Relations 11 Fitzroy Place Glasgow Lanarkshire G3 7RW 0141 221 0707 http://www.macdonaldhotels.co.uk