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The Great Outdoors of Royal Deeside in Scotland's Cairngorm National Park

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Scotland has long been celebrated in paintings, verse, prose and song and why not, with such inspiring scenery, it is easy to understand why.   Home & inspiration of many a film - video from Visit Scotland Royal Deeside is no exception to this, as the area is blessed with its fair share of unspoilt and special landscape. Part situated within the wonderful setting of the Cairngorms National Park and part in the fresh rolling landscapes of Aberdeenshire, the area really has the best of both environments and worlds.   The Cairngorms through the seasons captured in video by Wild Media...

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Golf in Royal Deeside

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Aberdeen and the Shire offer many great courses to play. Home to world famous classic championship links golf courses like the Royal Aberdeen to Aboyne being the oldest golf course in Royal Deeside. Choose your location with stunning views from sand dunes to healthland courses that all have their own uniques challenges.

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Braemar - A Royal Deeside Village

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Braemar is one of the larger and prettiest settlements in Royal Deeside, overlooked by the majestic Cairngorm Mountain range. Probably best known for the Braemar Gathering, a traditional Highland Games held every September which attracts thousand of visitors from all over the World.

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In and around Ballater - A Royal Deeside Village

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Ballater has an enduring charm that doubtlessly contributed to the Royal decision to buy an estate close by. It is an attractive village, surrounded by hills and mountains, and enjoys a warm climate over the summer months. This weekend enjoy the Ballater Winter Festival.

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In and around Aboyne - a Royal Deeside Village

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Whilst visiting Aboyne take the opportunity to visit George Strachans Ltd who have one of the finest ranges of whiskies, gins and beers in the North East. If exploring the great outdoors then a trip to Hilltrek Ltd, an outdoor clothing & equipment specialist offering high quality tailor-made outdoor wear. 

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