• Newburgh Beach seals in Scotland
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    Newburgh Beach: The best place to see seals in Scotland

    Where in Scotland can you see seals? Newburgh, a tiny little town on the east coast of Scotland, just 15 minutes north of Aberdeen, is holding on to a BIG secret. One so big that it almost threw my favouritism for Scotland’s west coast. An enormous colony of 400+ seals, just chilling along the sands of Newburgh Beach.  Whilst St Abb’s Head on the east coast, alongside the isles of Mull and Iona on the west, are well-know for their blubbery visitors, I’ve never seen them show up in the numbers that we witness at Newburgh. Seals in Aberdeenshire: Newburgh Seal Beach Although a quick Google search throws up a…