Congratulations, you’ve found the one.

A realisation this big comes with excitement and nerves in equal measure. Asking someone to spend the rest of your lives together is no small feat, and one that requires careful thought and consideration. From a thriving food scene, to nearby historic attractions and places of natural beauty, Aberdeen offers an abundance of showstopping proposal spots.

If you’re feeling a bit stuck for ideas, check out our handy guide to proposing in the Granite City. Covering not only Aberdeen, but also the strikingly beautiful surrounding areas, you can use it to discover the best local romantic hotspots. Click on the locations with capital letters on the map for details, or scroll down to the information below.

Still feeling a little nervous? Getting down on one knee will never be completely stress-free, so don’t be afraid to ask for help. Whether it’s getting a second opinion on the perfect engagement ring from a close friend or family member – there’s plenty of people you can turn to when planning this once-in-a-lifetime event.