Aberdeen & North East, The definitive guide to travel and tourism in Scotland


Aberdeenshire, Forfarshire, Kincardineshire and Bannffshire are counties in Scotlands which make up the North East of Scotland. The counties consist of 10 constituencuies which include Aberdeen Central, Aberdeen Donside, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Aberdeen East, Aberdeen West, Angus North and Mearns, Angus South, Banffshire and Buchan Coast, Dundee city East and Dundee City West.

The counties all share rich and diverse histories which stretches back an estimated 8,000 years. It wouldn't be till the discovery of oil in the North Sea in the 1970's off Aberdeen that the north east of Scotland would dramatically change for ever with population and wealth. An Aberdeen city guide is certainly a useful resource to make the most of your time in this vibrant Scottish city.