Category Archives: Out and About

Duthie Park and David Welch Winter Gardens

At the start of the week, we took a tour around Aberdeen, visiting some of the wonderful gardens and parks that the city has to offer.  Our first stop of the day was at Duthie Park.  Located on Polmuir Road, … Continue reading

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House of Dun

This week, we are visiting the House of Dun in Montrose.  Situated just a few miles outside of Montrose on the road heading towards Brechin, House of Dun is a beautiful Georgian house with wonderful gardens that is certainly worthy of … Continue reading

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Red Castle, Lunan Bay

This week, we are at the Red Castle at Lunan Bay, which is just about 4 miles outside Montrose.  Lunan is one of my most favourite places to go to when we are down visiting family in Montrose.  It is … Continue reading

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Seafront Splash

We are still exploring what there is to do in and around Montrose and this week we are at Seafront Splash.  My son captured this beautiful shot on a very still calm morning when the sun was rising.  Seafront Splash is at … Continue reading

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Charleton Farm

This week, we are at Charleton Fruit Farm in Montrose.  Charleton is located just on the outskirts of Montrose – if you head out of Montrose on the Aberdeen road, it is on the left hand side as you head … Continue reading

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Scurdie Ness Lighthouse

This week, we are still in Montrose for the blog and this is a picture that my son captured of Scurdie Ness Lighthouse.  Built by David Stevenson and Thomas Stevenson, it was first lit on Tuesday 1st March 1870.  During World … Continue reading

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Montrose

This week, we are in Montrose for our Coastal Tour trip and this is the furthest south that we are heading on this tour.  Montrose is just over 50 miles from Pitmedden and is located just outside Aberdeenshire – it … Continue reading

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