"Aberdeen, A great base to see the Grampians" Top 5 Page for this destination Aberdeen by balfor
Aberdeen Travel Guide: 490 reviews and 903 photos
Aberdeen was my first stop in Scotland and provided a nice base to explore the Grampians. Aberdeen is a nice location to begin your exploration of the Castle Trail and the Whiskey Trail. If you are there in the summer, there are also quite a few towns and villages within easy reach to enjoy a day or two of the Highland Games which go on throughout Scotland.
For an irreverent look at the games, check out my Aboyne page. ;-) I'll put a bit more conventional info about the games here in Aberdeen as that is where we were staying when we visited the games. :-)
- Pros:Easy to reach, good central location.
- Cons:Everything in Aberdeen is grey. :-(
- In a nutshell:A good base to visit the Grampians from!
And just after he has released the hammer.... more travel advice
While the competitors may not be able to win a Mr. Universe competition, they are most certainly some strong men! more travel advice
- See All How to get there from here
- See All For those hard to reach places......
- Without a doubt, my favorite...
balfor's Related Pages
Aberdeen Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "The Granite City"
- "Aberdeen - The Granite City"
- "Aberdeen, A great base to see the Grampians"
- "about time..."
- "Highland Games, Stone Circles, Castles & Friends!"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Aberdeen
- Hotels in Aberdeen
- Transportation in Aberdeen
- Nightlife in Aberdeen
- Restaurants in Aberdeen
- Shopping in Aberdeen
- Warnings and Dangers in Aberdeen
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Aberdeen
- 29 Reviews
- 27 Photos
- 1 Forum posts
- 21 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (6)
Have you been to Aberdeen?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Aberdeen
Photos in AberdeenSee All Photos (27)
Top 10 Pages
- Atlanta Intro, 28 reviews, 84 photos, 5 travelogues
- Budapest Intro, 49 reviews, 61 photos, 4 travelogues
- London Intro, 8 reviews, 92 photos, 11 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Aberdeen Intro, 29 reviews, 27 photos
- Marbella Intro, 5 reviews, 42 photos, 2 travelogues
- Thule Intro, 11 reviews, 33 photos, 4 travelogues
- Edinburgh Intro, 14 reviews, 23 photos, 1 travelogue
- Hapeville Intro, 12 reviews, 25 photos
- Bamberg Intro, 5 reviews, 28 photos
- Aboyne Intro, 15 reviews, 16 photos