The Shell Grotto in Margate, Kent, England. An underground labyrinth of mosaics created from millions of seashells, discovered in 1835. The origin of the grotto is unknown. #WorldBeautifulPlaces #Seashells
Shell Grotto, Margate / This underground cavern of caves discovered in 1835, still baffles people today. No-one knows how or why it was built, nor who the architect was. It was discovered quite by accident, and is has been a tourist attraction in the town since 1837. Plus, it's only a matter of 5 miles away from me.
Broadstairs, Stone Bay, Kent, a coastal town seaside resort on the Isle of Thanet, East Kent, England, about 80 miles (130 km) east of London. It is part of the civil parish of Broadstairs & St Peter's. Situated between Margate & Ramsgate, Broadstairs is known as the "Jewel in Thanet's crown" with crest motto of Stella Maris, "Star of the Sea", the Capt & I were here with his brother May, 2013..
Scarborough: "In the loud-brash-tacky stakes it is not in the same league as Blackpool or Margate, and you can still savour its genteel Georgian class in some hidden, serene corners." Slow North York Moors & Yorkshire Wolds; www.bradtguides.com