Monthly Archives: September 2016

Apple Sunday

This Sunday is Pitmedden Gardens Apple Sunday event.  This is an annual event at the Gardens and it is certainly worth a visit! The weather has been great this week so everyone has been busy getting all the apples harvested! This is a great … Continue reading

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Doors Open Days Aberdeenshire

This weekend is Doors Open Days and on Saturday, the focus will be on central Aberdeenshire.  A total of 22 properties are taking part this weekend in the largest free annual architectural event in Scotland.  With tours, exhibitions and refreshments at … Continue reading

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Girdle Ness Lighthouse

Driving into Aberdeen earlier this week, I took the opportunity to stop and take a picture looking out towards the lighthouse.  This is Girdle Ness Lighthouse out in the distance and it was built in 1833 by Robert Stevenson.  Kinnaird Head … Continue reading

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Footdee

This is a picture of Footdee, or know locally as “Fittie” in Aberdeen.  Rated as the 5th top thing to do in Aberdeen on Trip Advisor, it is definitely worth visiting.  Fittie is located at the mouth of the harbour … Continue reading

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