11 Jaw Dropping Facts About Scotland Especially the One About A Portal to Another Universe
5Dwarves with Scottish accents
As one of the facts about Scotland, drinking, using filthy words, and speaking openly and honestly about whatever is on their mind is what characterizes a typical resident of Scotland. So, does this remind you of those short fantasy movies and games characters? In fantasies, a dwarf almost every time has a Scottish accent even if they aren’t aware of the fact that they have it. Nowadays, there are no representatives of this race who speak differently in mass culture.
6Free personal care products for women
Scotland became the first country which offered women free personal care products just a year ago. All these products today are made freely available to women in the schools, libraries, and public centers.
7There exists a ban on breeding “designer” pets
Special breeds of pets with physical disabilities such as short noses, short legs, bulging eyes, etc. are what capture the people’s interest these days. However, these features can be an issue for the pets’ health which then requires costly treatments. In Scotland, animal rights are given the utmost significance and it is forbidden to breed such animals.
8The longest echo in the world
Tom Scott, a British journalist went down an abandoned fuel tank in order to set a new world record. After firing the starting pistol, the echo lasted for almost 2 minutes and has been recorded as the longest echo in the world. The previous one was also recorded in Scotland.