Aberdeeneshire has many rolling hills and rural villages, but it is still easy to get to by airplane, train, boat or vehicle.
Aberdeen’s Rail Station is located right in the heart of the city. Frequent services are offered from many other cities. East Coast, ScotRail and CrossCountry are the three main operators that serve Aberdeen.
Aberdeen’s airport is growing very rapidly and has direct links with many other airports in the UK and the rest of Europe. To get to Aberdeen by boat, there are ferries operated by NorthLink that arrive in Aberdeen Harbour. Getting to Aberdeen by car is easy due to very accessible roads. There are many places that offer rental cars and taxi services are in abundance also. Bus services are offered daily and run many times during a day.
Aberdeen has thirteen of the world’s most unique castles. Maritime Museum is one of the many museums that are interesting and educational. Art galleries, distilleries and parks are in abundance in Aberdeen. Codona’s Amusement Park is very popular and family friendly.
The Beach Leisure Centre has a swimming pool that offers many attractions including water slides, rapids and waves. The beaches are also idea for water sports such as surfing and windsurfing.
Aberdeen has several venues that offer shows and concerts; there are four main venues that are easy to find. The Music Hall provides most of the classical music events but is also popular for other kinds of music. His Majesty’s Theatre hosts many musicals and plays. The Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre provides most of Aberdeen’s pop and rock concerts.
There are hundreds of bars and nightclubs in Aberdeen; the Belmount Street houses 9 of those bars and 3 of the nightclubs. There are also hundreds of places to dine in Aberdeen. The Beautiful Mountain or Books and Beans are both popular places to eat lunch because of their delicious soup and sandwiches. The atmosphere at both of those places makes them very popular. The Lahore Karahi offers the most authentic Pakistan/Indian cuisine. La Lombarda is one of Aberdeen’s most popular Italian restaurants.
Some of the most popular hotels in Aberdeen are The Mariner Hotel, Aberdeen Youth Hostel, The Marcliffe at Pitfoddels and Mercure Ardo House.
Come to Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire and see for yourself how remarkable it is!