Peter Irvine is a director of two of the leading-edge events companies in Scotland who produce most of the major public events in Glasgow and Edinburgh, including the annual Glasgow Art Fair and Edinburgh's Hogmanay, which is now the biggest New Year festival in the world.
In 2000 Peter Irvine was given the Thistle award for his personal contribution to tourism in Scotland and in 2002 gained another Thistle award for the Glasgow Art Fair.
`Makes all other guides to Scotland redundant' - The Sunday Times
`The book is also a gospel, a love poem to Scotland and a patriotic tract' - The Observer
`The book has become the definitive description of Scotland for visitors and residents alike - covering everything from the best fine dining to the best wilderness walks to get away from it all' - Press and Journal
`Nobody tells it better...All that's wonderful about Scotland is in the book' - Daily Express
`His guidebook is a bible for visitors paying homage to Caledonia, and with a new edition out all eyes are on this Scottish renaissance man's next move' - The Times Scottish Edition
`If you want to know the top 10 places to eat in Edinburgh right now, look no further than the latest edition of guidebook guru Peter Irvine's Scotland the Best' - Daily Record
`The only guide worth a damn' - The Scotsman