Aberdeen Marathon With A Twist

Have you ever wanted to see a marathon in a completely different light – quite literally? Well, the perfect opportunity to do so is just around the corner. The Illuminator Night Trail Race on Saturday, October 28th is a half-marathon with a delightful twist. You can run or walk the 15-mile route at Glen Tanar’s ancient … Read More “Aberdeen Marathon With A Twist”

Special Halloween Screamings – Aberdeen Drive-in Cinema

Aberdeen is revving up for a spook-tacular Halloween! The annual celebration is stepping up a gear this year, in the form of two consecutive nights of drive-in cinema fun at Castle Fraser. I put a spell on you The first instalment arrives this Friday (October 27th), with the “double, double, toil and trouble” of Hocus … Read More “Special Halloween Screamings – Aberdeen Drive-in Cinema”

What do Emeli Sande and a crater on the moon have in common?

What do musician Emeli Sande, romantic poet Lord Byron, footballing legend Denis Law and a crater on the Moon have in common? The answer to this ultimate of pub quiz questions (and who would have guessed), is Aberdeen. Want to know why? Read on … Students moving to Aberdeen this September will doubtless have uncovered … Read More “What do Emeli Sande and a crater on the moon have in common?”

Scotland – Friendly, Charming People, Beautiful Scenery and a Sense of Fun

Scotland is known around the globe for its friendly, charming people, its beautiful scenery and sense of fun – all ingredients which make for a fantastic learning experience. Aberdeen, the nation’s third most populous city, is no exception to that rule, and it is clear to see why university students choose it year in, year … Read More “Scotland – Friendly, Charming People, Beautiful Scenery and a Sense of Fun”