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Britain's 12 best castles

Bamburgh Castle in North Northumberland - one of the most beautiful parts of the UK.


Britain's best waterfalls

Scale Force, Cumbria The highest waterfall in the Lake District, Scale Beck lies south of Crummock Water, close to the village of Buttermere. Wordsworth described it as "a fine chasm, with a lofty, though but slender, fall of water." It can be reached from the Buttermere National Trust car park,

from Hand Luggage Only

14 Reasons You Have To Visit The Hebrides in Scotland! - Hand Luggage Only - Travel, Food & Photography Blog

Traditional crofts in the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides off Scotland have been preserved and renovated as accomodation for visitors to the island.

from Migrating Miss

Jarlshof - The Most Amazing Historical Site I've Ever Seen

Jarlshof is the best known prehistoric archeological site in Shetland, Scotland. It lies near the southern tip of the Shetland Mainland and has been described as " one of the most remarkable archeological sites ever excavated in the British Isles ".


Ancient boundaries are the strongest

GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage ... shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in 450-600AD. The project, carried out by Oxford University, is particularly interesting because it would seem that this genetic make-up bears out those old traditions and clichés about how [people] relate to each other. So the age-old rivalries between Devon and Cornwall – take…

from Migrating Miss

Jarlshof - The Most Amazing Historical Site I've Ever Seen

Jarlshof, Scotland - The Most Amazing Historical Site I've Ever Seen. Are you going to add this to your bucket list?

from Mail Online

Photos of the cliffs, ghostly mists and beaches of the Outer Hebrides

Uninhabited land: Silver seas at Luskentyre, Isel of Harris. The book takes the reader on a journey through the history of the Vikings' Long...

from Travel

Romance Retro Style in the UK

༺♥༻@>~Absolutely~Stunning ~<@༺♥༻ Fisherman's Cove, Cornwall, UK

Stone animals such as the 15ft elephant on the route to Sras Damrei, Cambodia