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Banff Travel guide
Banff : Michelin's recommendations
This small town at the mouth of the River Deveron, became a royal burgh in the 12C. It boasts a fortified castle, monastery and a few interesting 18C buildings to be found in Low Street, High Shore, Boyndie Street and High Street. This magnificent heritage dates back to the times when Banff was the winter residence of wealthy local landowners.
Tourist attractions Banff : Things to see and do
1-5 High Street GB - Banff AB45 1AE
Nos 1 to 5 on the left form a pleasant group of 18C houses. The entrance to no 3 has a straight pediment and grotesques which form a contrast with the local inn and its covered way.
High Street GB - Banff AB45 1AE
Another series of 2-storey, 18C houses stands on the west side at nos 47 to 41; a little further down, on the opposite side of the street is the fortified Abercrombie house, a pleasant rubble stone structure, dating from the mid-18C. At the far south..
Low Street GB - Banff AB45 1AS
Note the 18C house of the Carmelites, the only vestige of an old monastery, and the Town Hall , with an unusual bell tower. Facing this building is a rare Market Cross dating from before the Reformation, standing on a paved area. One side of the 1..