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Twilight At Stonehaven Harbour

FROM THE DONNATHO CASTLE, AARON DROVE TO TOWN and it was my first time visiting the fishing village.  We parked the car and walked awhile bit before we headed back home.

Stonehaven is a pretty harbour town south of Aberdeen, famous for its Hogmanay fireballs ceremony. Attractive Stonehaven has a sheltered working harbour busy with sailing yachts. The Tolbooth museum is a notable building on the quayside, from where boat trips run to see the legions of feathered friends at Fowlsheugh RSPB reserve, home to the largest seabird colony in mainland Britain. 
This scene is taken at the opposite side where we took our Fish n Chips....
It was almost 8 by then....
Sitting here and enjoying the dusk....
So blue and serene....
Panorama scenic....
At the fishing town.....
Kids were out to play....
Time to take a break...
The kids in their own world... No iPad ... Just the sand....
Stonehaven Harbour....
Across the harbour, the locals chilled out at The Ship Inn....
Took some pics before leaving.....
Yes, my son must have brightened up the pictures.....
My last post on Stonehaven... Indeed a haven for locals and us....

Comments

  1. This post could be timeless! It could be a hundred years ago. And how hauntingly beautiful to be there at dusk! Just splendid!!

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  2. The whole place looked so peaceful, tranquil and beautiful. How nice I could become kids again and play sand there. We belonged to the era when gadgets were unheard of!! LOLOL

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  3. Beautiful place to visit. I think I can smell the sea and hear the sound of children playing at the beach.

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  4. Haiz...I would love to spend a few weeks at this place enjoying the cold weather and the beautiful scenery.

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    1. You should, PH ... Fish n chips best here! Lol...

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  5. Beautiful scenery! Breath taking!

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  6. Such beautiful scenery!! Weather seems cold, go paktor there sure nice, can hug tightly, hahaha xD

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