Situated at the confluence of the Dee and Don rivers expelling into the North Sea in northeast Scotland, the port city of Aberdeen boasts an array of cultural attractions, a fascinating history and a variety of top-notch restaurants and hotels. Known as the Granite City, the town’s streets are lined with glittering granite buildings. Visitors can look forward to a wide selection of interesting activities including: visiting Aberdeen’s excellent Maritime Museum, browsing the Aberdeen Art Gallery, strolling along sandy beaches to the north of the city, whiskey tasting along the Malt Whisky Trail, and exploring the historic university buildings and cobbled streets of the Old Town. Don’t miss a visit to the charming fishing quarter of Footdee featuring a collection of cosy cottages boasting colourful little gardens.