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About Aberdeen

With its rich history, dramatic architecture and striking coastline, Aberdeen boasts year round attractions, events and a vibrant cultural scene.

Offering superb connectivity within the UK as well as from European and Scandinavian cities, this vibrant city offers the ideal cosmopolitan escape with a host of leisure options for those willing to hang up their bicycles for the day.

Aberdeen is one of the few Scottish cities boasting a pristine golden sandy beach and promenade which hugs the coastline only a mere mile from the hustle and bustle of the city centre, resulting in the perfect location for a serene retreat for visitors of any age. And how many cities have dolphins playing in a busy harbour mouth that you can visit by boat or from the shore?

The city is a vast shopping arena, including designer stores and favourite high-street outlets. Those seeking something with distinction can spend time exploring the array of chic boutiques nestled down cobbled pathways waiting to be discovered.

Across the region are some of the world's best known distilleries to explore, many of which host tours where the past and present tales of whisky, which run rapidly through the veins of the area, can be exchanged. Visitors can delve into the city's interesting origins with the many museums and collection of ancient castles dotted around the north east.

Aberdeen boasts an extensive selection of exclusive restaurants as well as a host of independent restaurateurs. Alternatively, Aberdeen is the destination of choice when looking for a lively night out to remember.

Aberdeen also has an art gallery featuring bespoke collections, a music hall and a theatre showcasing the best-rated performances, not to mention a rich past woven with history.

For further information, contact www.visitabdn.com

 

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