Glasgow 2014: Teams 'acclimatise' in Stirling
15 July 2014 Last updated at 19:12 BST
This week will see most of the competing nations for the Commonwealth Games arriving at the Athletes' Village in Glasgow.
But some overseas athletes have already been acclimatising to conditions in Scotland.
BBC Scotland's Commonwealth Games reporter Lisa Summers has been to Stirling to meet up with some athletes from the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea.