"Highland Games, Stone Circles, Castles & Friends!" Aberdeen by shrimp56
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The Lonach Highland Games are held every year on the fourth Saturday in August. See the tips for more information!
I have moved my Fyvie Castle information and tips to this page to make them more available. Please check "off the beaten path" and the restaurant tips.
Please also see my Pennan page for more information about sights in Aberdeenshire.
It is good friends that have drawn us to Aberdeen and in those visits we have learned that the region has much more to offer than being the jumping off point for the Northsea oilfields.
On my husband's last visit he was treated to the Lonach as well as a variety of stone circle sites!
The region in the Grampian Highlands contains many ancient sites, including stone circles such as this Daviot cemetary circle.
Please see my tips for more pictures and information.
- Pros:Plenty to see in the surrounding area plus super people!
Another picture of the Daviot recumbent stone circle looking out over the Aberdeenshire landscape. My apologies for the... more travel advice
Castles are expensive to maintain as you can imagine. The oldest part of Fyvie Castle dates from the 13th century. The... more travel advice
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