Dundee is taking to the world stage and heads are turning. The spotlight is on the City of Discovery and tourism enquiry lines are running hot. So is the excitement, as the much-anticipated V&A Dundee opens in just 100 days, on September 15. So why visit Dundee? We look at 100 reasons while features writer Gayle Ritchie talks to Tristram Hunt, director of the V&A in London, about his hopes for the Scottish innovation.
‘Cementing its place as the UK’s cultural and design hotspot’: Dundee’s transformation hailed by global travel magazine
Dundee has been named alongside Toronto and Cape Town as one of the world's top six "off-beat design hubs" by a global travel magazine.
The forthcoming V&A Dundee has been named as one of the top five new museums to visit in the world in 2018 by a major US newspaper.
A US broadcasting giant has named Dundee alongside Tokyo and Paris as one of the world's most "design-savvy" cities.
‘Dundee’s revolution is now visible to a global audience’: Bloomberg recognition shows Dundee’s ‘star is on the rise’
Local figureheads say Dundee's inclusion in a list of the world's top destinations is a sign that the city's resurgence is being "recognised" globally.
Dundee named alongside Los Angeles, Singapore, Florence and Patagonia in Bloomberg ‘top 22’ world destinations
A leading US business magazine has named Dundee next to Los Angeles, Singapore and Florence as one of the top destinations in the world.
One of the most well-known publications in the world has named Dundee in its list of top 10 global travel destinations.