Tag: Great Britain

  • Cawdor Castle

    Cawdor Castle

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    The Cawdor Castle is situated on the east bank of the steep-sided valley of the Allt Dearg, just about five miles south of Nairn. The castle was built around the 15th century, as a tower house throughout the centuries additional parts were added. The castle is listed as a Category A building. The Cawdor Castle…

  • St Machar’s Cathedral

    St Machar’s Cathedral

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    St Machar’s Cathedral St Machar’s Cathedral was the seat of the bishop of Aberdeen, around 1131, However, the Bishop Nechtan moved from Mortlach to Dufftown. William Wallace in 1305 was executed and parts of his body were sent across the country to warn other dissenters, however, the left arm ended up in Aberdeen and has…

  • Balmedie Country Park

    Balmedie Country Park

    Balmedie is a beach located 5 miles from Aberdeen, it’s a flat and sandy beach and sand dunes on the rear of the beach, you can find path walks going from the car park through the dunes to the beach area. Award winning beach including the seaside award in 2016 Facilities Two public toilet blocks,…