14 Things About Scotland That Will Blow Your Mind

World´s shortest commercial flight

The world’s most short business flight happens between the two Orkney Islands, Westray and Papa Westray, north of Scotland. The flight covers a separation of just 1.7 miles (2.7 km)and if the climate conditions are ideal, it can be finished in only 47 seconds.

Home of golf

Current golf started in Scotland and it is the Old Course at St. Andrews, a town on the eastern shoreline of the nation, which is thought to be the site where the game was originate. Golf has been played there since the fifteenth century.