Aberdeen Destination GuideDestination OverviewAn outpost to the north of Check out Aberdeen Dining –Scotland and a gateway to the an independent guide to localHighlands, the allure of restaurant for best advice.Aberdeen keeps travellerscoming back to admire the Places to visitbeautiful Granite City. The city is famous for its sea- based industries. You can learn Take a dreamy coastal trainAberdeen has been labelled more about city’s fishing journey and visit Castlethe ‘Granite City’ for its stunning heritage and the development Dunottar where the action ofarchitecture. Around the city, of the maritime industries at the Hamlet was filmed in 1990.there are many stone buildings Aberdeen Maritime Museum.and sculptures worth yourattention. You can visit the most Though petroleum industryimpressive ones on foot by inflated the prices, many of thefollowing the Walk Highlands cultural attractions can beguide. enjoyed for free.Dining in Aberdeen You will be impressed withScottish cuisine is very distinctive Balmedie Beach. This sandy,and varied as the country itself. long and wide beach isThe North East of Scotland is bordered with one of the Image by Bernt Rostadfamous for its fresh, best quality longest dune systems. Visit Aberdeen by trainfood. Many restaurants offer Quick train journey fromtraditional dishes with a modern Scotland is where golf was born. Edinburgh or Glasgow makestwist, and these will be the most Aberdeenshire has an extensive the city a popular destinationexciting to try. Try famous selection courses, which you for visitors from all over the UK.Aberdeen Angus breed of beef, can enjoy while being The earlier you make the trainlocally made Haggis and Black surrounded by picturesque booking, the better price youPudding. scenery. will get. Visit in July or August for the best weather.