Places to explore in my corner of Aberdeenshire

Looking for a hidden gem in the North East? Applied Biomedical Science student, Lena Forsyth discusses a few of her favourite places to explore in Aberdeenshire.

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5 things I wish I knew before starting university

RGU alumna Marisa discusses 5 things she wish she knew before starting university, covering allareas from using the bus services to making friends with locals.

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Must visit Aberdeen Parks

RGU alumna Marisa takes us on a journey to her must visit Aberdeen parks. These locations are all reachable by bus, making them accessible to all!

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A guide to NuArt Aberdeen

After being postponed in April 2020 because of the Covid-19 pandemic, NuArt Aberdeen has returned in 2021 with a series of brand new work brightening up the city centre. The 2021 festival is bringing back some artists from previous years as well as giving new artists the chance to leave their mark on the city.

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Aberdeen day trip to Kincorth Hill and Cove Bay by bus

RGU alumna Marisa, shares her Aberdeen day trip to Kincorth Hill and Cove Bay in Aberdeen. These spots are easily accessed from the city centre by bus, making them the perfect places to go and visit whilst studying at RGU.

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6 Must-See Spots in Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire

You might know Aberdeen for its granite, nicknamed ‘The Silver City’ and ‘The Granite City’, or perhaps you know that Aberdeen is the Oil Capital of Europe. Whilst these things are true, there is also a huge amount of culture in Aberdeen – and some amazing places to visit and explore.

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A guide to the hidden gems of Aberdeen

RGU alumna Marisa, shares her favourite Aberdeen hidden gems that you can easily explore by bus, showing just how easy it is to get around Aberdeen.

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My Favourite Adventure Spots in Aberdeenshire

For the last part of my blog series, I want to inspire you to dust off your hiking boots and get ready to enjoy some of the best scenes Scotland has to offer. Outdoor enthusiasts, feast your eyes on some of the best day trip adventures in Aberdeenshire!

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My Favourite Castles in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire

If you enjoyed exploring the local gems in Aberdeen from RGU staff Megan Beaudry’s last blog, you need to add these next locations to your bucket list. This time, Megan shares her favourite castles near Aberdeen.

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Studying MSc Drilling and Well Engineering at RGU

Liza van den Berg moved from the Netherlands to Aberdeen to study her favourite course at RGU. She has now graduated with a distinction and also secured a job. Read on to learn more about her RGU experience…

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