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Braemar Castle

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Braemar Castle
Cairngorms - Braemar, Grampian, Scotland
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Braemar Castle is located directly beside the A93 about a mile to the east of the village of Braemar. Unfortunately, I visited on the one day of the week it was closed to visitors, however, access to the castle grounds is open (at least, I didn't see any signs saying otherwise!). I missed the parking area turnoff, so I parked in a pull-by in front of the castle gates. A short drive led through lovely, spacious woods to the foot of the castle, where I took this photo. The location is what makes Braemar Castle so attractive; it overlooks the River Dee, and is set in beautiful woodlands, and the Autumn colours are superb.

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